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 Gulfe

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • the Gulfe 1694 Terrier l.17 Terrier 1700 Terrier

Etymology

the Gulfe 1694, l. 17, 1700, (in) the Gulph c. 1715, c. 1720, 1745, Gulph furlong 1708, 1708 (18), 1745 (v. gulfe)