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.

Great Md

Field in the Parish of Motcombe

Historical Forms

  • 1838 TA
  • the Great Meade 1609 LRMB
  • Greate Meade 1609 LRMB
  • Ludhaie 1609 LRMB


Great Md(the Great Meade, Greate Meade als. Ludhaie 1609, v. mǣd,(ge)hæg; Lud - may represent apers.n., cf. Reaney s.n. Ludkin)