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.

( The ) Moor

Field in the Parish of Allington

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • mora c.1265 Brid
  • morfurlang c.1265 Brid
  • la More 1839 TA 1839 TA
  • Mourforland 1340 Cl

Etymology

(The) Moor(mora,morfurlang c.1265, la More 1340, 1340, Mourforland 1340, v. mōr, furlang)