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.

Daile sicke

Field in the Parish of Waithe

Historical Forms

  • Daile sicke 1209–35 LAHW
  • dailesike gutter 1209–35 LAHW
  • the dayle sike gutter c.1650 Terrier
  • a forland called Dailesike hill c.1650 Terrier
  • dalesike 1656 Haigh

Etymology

Daile sicke, dailesike gutter(v.goter), the dayle sike gutter c.1650, a forland called Dailesike hill c.1650, dalesike 1656(v. deill, sík, cf. eastdaile sike, west dailesike gutter infra)