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.

Thornleia

Field in the Parish of Duffield

Historical Forms

  • Thornleia c.1250 Darley

Etymology

Thornleia c. 1250 Darley(v. þorn, lēah)