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.

Nooke meere furl ( onge )

Field in the Parish of Burton and Dalby

Historical Forms

  • Nooke meere furl ( onge ) 1605 Terrier 1612 Terrier


Nooke meere furl (onge) 1605, 1612 (v. nōk; the second el. is poss. mere 1' a pool' (cf. Little Dalby Lakes supra) rather than (ge) mǣre' a boundary')