English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Restedic

Field in the Parish of Cabourne

Historical Forms

  • Restedic 1150–60 Dane 1150–60 Dane
  • restedic Hy2 Newh
  • Rescedich R1 Ch
  • Restedikes Hy2 Newh
  • restdike Hy2 Newh

Etymology

Restedic 1150–60, 1160–70, restedic Hy2(Ed1), Rescedich(c = t) R1(1318), Restedikes, restdike e13(Ed1)(the readings are uncertain)(v.dīc, dík)