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 Holme

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • the Holme 1708 Terrier 1724 Terrier 1745 Terrier
  • Holm headley 1708 Terrier
  • Holme Hadley 1745 Terrier
  • Holme Meadow 1708 Terrier

Etymology

the Holme 1708 (18), 1724, 1745, Holm headley 1708 (18), Holme Hadley 1745 (v. headley), Holme Meadow 1708 (18) (v. holmr)