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.

Bremish

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Harcourt

Historical Forms

  • 1771 Terrier 1708 Terrier 1745 Terrier
  • Bremartch Medow 1609 Map

Etymology

Bremish 1771 (1708, 1745, Bremartch Medow 1609(' broad marsh', v. breiðr, mersc; cf. Braymish in Little Bowden f. ns. (a), Bremish in Smeeton Westerby f. ns. (b))