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.

Same 's Cl

Field in the Parish of Illston on the Hill

Historical Forms

  • 1848 TA


Same's Cl (poss. with the surn. Sam (me), the reflex of a pet - form of Sampson; but note Symshyl in f. ns. (b) which, if related to the modern f.n., may indicate that the surn. is from Simm, a pet - form of Simmond, or Sime of Simon)