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.

Seggarthe

Field in the Parish of Waithe

Historical Forms

  • Seggarthe 1537–38 AOMB
  • Seggarthes 1656 Haigh

Etymology

Seggarthe 1537–38, Seggarthes 1656(v. garðr, the first el.is secg, in a Scandinavianized form)