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 swiftan beorh

Field in the Parish of North Cerney

Historical Forms

  • on swiftan beorh 852 BCS

Etymology

on swiftan beorh 852(an OE  pers.n. Swifta, a weakform of Swift, v. beorg'hill')