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.

Brudcombe

Field in the Parish of Hooke

Historical Forms

  • Brudcombe 1510 DCM

Etymology

Brudcombe 1510(v. cumb, first el. perhaps*brȳde'surging stream')