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.

the flitting meres

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • the flitting meres 1700 Terrier

Etymology

the flitting meres 1700 (v. (ge) mǣre; with flytting or fliten)