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Survey of English Place-Names

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cultura que vocatur Buuedih

Field in the Parish of Charminster

Historical Forms

  • cultura que vocatur Buuedih l13 Ilch
  • ( claus ' voc ' ) Bowditch 1606 Lane 1837 TA
  • Bowdegg 1606 Lane
  • Boveditch 1606 Lane
  • Buddage 1606 Lane
  • Buddyche 1606 Lane
  • Bawdiche 1617 DuCo
  • Budday 1617 DuCo

Etymology

cultura que vocatur Buuedih l13,(claus' voc') Bowditch 1606(1770), 1617,Bowdegg, Boveditch, Buddage, Buddyche 1606(1770), Bawdiche, Budday 1617('above the ditch', v. bufan, dīc)