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.

on þa lake

Field in the Parish of Compton Abbas

Historical Forms

  • on þa lake 956 ShaftR 1842 TA
  • adun one þat lake 956 ShaftR 1842 TA

Etymology

on þa lake, adun one þat lake(2 ×)('the stream', v. lacu)