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.

Layndone

Field in the Parish of Winterborne Whitchurch

Historical Forms

  • Layndone 1317 MiltC

Etymology

Layndone(v. leyne, lain, dūn)