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.

Meersdale

Field in the Parish of Frisby

Historical Forms

  • Meersdale 1625 Terrier 1638 Terrier

Etymology

Meersdale 1625, 1638 (v. (ge) mǣre; with dalr or deill)