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.

Williamhowe

Field in the Parish of Norbury and Roston

Historical Forms

  • Williamhowe Hy3 Rydeware

Etymology

Williamhowe Hy 3('William's hill', v. haugr).