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 Swathes

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Beauchamp

Historical Forms

  • the Swathes 1694 Terrier l.17 Terrier 1700 Terrier
  • the Swaithes 1745 Terrier

Etymology

the Swathes 1694, l. 17, 1700, the Swaithes 1745 (v. swathe)