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.

Abboteflat

Field in the Parish of Derby

Historical Forms

  • Abboteflat 1253 Darley
  • Abbott Leys 1450 Rental

Etymology

Abboteflat 1253, Abbott Leys 1450(v. abbat, flat, lǣs; they werenamed from the Abbot of Darley)