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 holewei

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • on holewei 932 ShaftR
  • of holleweie 932 ShaftR

Etymology

on holewei, of holleweie 932(15)('hollow way', v. hol2, weg)