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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.

prat ' de Nithewode

Field in the Parish of Fontmell Magna

Historical Forms

  • prat ' de Nithewode 1450 Glyn
  • prat ' de la Nithe 1450 Glyn
  • prat ' de la Nyth 1450 Glyn

Etymology

prat' de Nithewode, prat' de la Nithe, prat' de la Nyth 1450(cf. the lost f.ns. Nytheclose, La Nythe in Cann par. supra where thesenames are discussed)