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.

halfe acers

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • halfe acers 1700 Terrier
  • halfe acre leys c.1715 Terrier

Etymology

halfe acers 1700, halfe acre leys c. 1715 (v. leys) (v. half - aker)