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 Mearis

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • the Mearis 1694 Terrier

Etymology

the Mearis 1694, the Meares l. 17, 1700, c. 1715, (in) the Meeres 1708, 1724 (with mere 1 or (ge) mǣre)