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.

hamelthoft

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • hamelthoft c.1250 Deed
  • hameltoft c.1280 Deed
  • Hamble toft 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier

Etymology

hamelthoft c. 1250, hameltoft c. 1280, Hamble toft 1625, 1638 (v. toft; with the ON   masc. pers. n. Hamall)