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.

Kingley

Field in the Parish of Old Sodbury

Historical Forms

  • 1839 TA
  • Kinley 1553 Rudder
  • Kenley 1636 Inq

Etymology

Kingley(Kinley 1553,Kenley 1636, the OE  pers.n. Cǣna, Cēna, as in Kingrove supra, lēah)