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.

de la Porte

Field in the Parish of Shaftesbury

Historical Forms

  • de la Porte 1840 TA 1238 Cl

Etymology

de la Porte(p) 1238(v. port2'town' or port3'gate')