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.

Leteneheie

Field in the Parish of Broadwey

Historical Forms

  • Leteneheie 1326 Midd
  • Leteneheye 1326 Midd
  • le Lentonheys 1445 Rent

Etymology

Leteneheie, Leteneheye 1326, le Lentonheys 1445('enclosure used in Springor Lent', from lencten and(ge)hæg, cf. Lentney So)