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.

Ray ( e ) les

Field in the Parish of Derby

Historical Forms

  • Ray ( e ) les 1540 DbAns 1611 DbA

Etymology

Ray(e)les 1540, 1611(v. reille(n))