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.

May Moore

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Harcourt

Historical Forms

  • May Moore 1609 Map

Etymology

May Moore 1609 (v. mōr 1; either wasteland where May festivities were held or land growing with the hawthorn or may - tree)