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.

Wydehey

Field in the Parish of Wytham

Historical Forms

  • Wydehey c.1135 Godstow

Etymology

Wydehey 1244–5(probably wīd,(ge)hæg, cf.Woodhay 328).