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.

on fearhom

Field in the Parish of Daylesford

Historical Forms

  • on fearhom 718 BCS

Etymology

on fearhom 718('fern meadow', v. fearn(with a not uncommon loss of -n - cf. Phonol.§ 37b), hamm)

Places in the same Parish

Major Settlement