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.

White Leys

Field in the Parish of Bottesford

Historical Forms

  • 1850 TA


White Leys (v. hwīt, leys; prob. here is ModEdial.   white used of dry, open pasture)