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.

Heya

Field in the Parish of Derby

Historical Forms

  • Heya 1214–33 Darley c.1240 Darley 1261–75 Darley
  • le Heye 1214–33 Darley c.1240 Darley 1261–75 Darley

Etymology

Heya, le Heye 1214–33, c. 1240, 1261–75(v.(ge)hæg)