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.

iuxta Crucem in villa

Field in the Parish of Bottesford

Historical Forms

  • iuxta Crucem in villa 1360 Rut


iuxta Crucem in villa 1360(' next to the cross in the village', with MLat   crux (crucem acc. sg.) and MLat   villa' a township'; the base of a medieval cross survives)