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 brihtinc broc

Field in the Parish of North Cerney

Historical Forms

  • on brihtinc broc 852 BCS

Etymology

on brihtinc broc 852(an OE stream-name brihting'thebright one'(v. beorht, -ing2) or the OE  pers.n. Beorht, Briht, v. -ing4, brōc)