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.

Ranglands

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • 1771 Terrier 1694 Terrier 1708 Terrier 1724 Terrier
  • Ranglands furlong l.17 Terrier
  • Wranglands forlong 1745 Terrier

Etymology

Ranglands 1771 (1694, 1708 et passim to 1724, Ranglands furlong l. 17, Wranglands forlong 1745 (v. furlang), v. wrang, land)