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.

Fildeneweye

Field in the Parish of North Cerney

Historical Forms

  • Fildeneweye 13 AD

Etymology

Fildeneweye 13('the field-dwellers' road',v. filde2, weg, a term used of old roads in open country, in this case FosseWay)