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.

to þære ealdan dic

Field in the Parish of Dowdeswell

Historical Forms

  • to þære ealdan dic c.800 Dowd

Etymology

to þære ealdan dic c. 800(v. ald, dīc)