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.

Waterdailes

Field in the Parish of Swinhope

Historical Forms

  • Waterdailes l12 Alv
  • Water dayles l12 Alv
  • Waterdeiles a1227 Alv

Etymology

Waterdailes, Water dayles l12(13), Waterdeiles a1227(13)('the wet sharesof land', v. wæter, deill)