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.

Wayne waye

Field in the Parish of Kibworth Harcourt

Historical Forms

  • Wayne waye 1609 Map
  • Wey Brigg Weir 1609 Map

Etymology

Wayne waye 1609 (v. wægn, weg), Wey Brigg Weir 1609 (v. weg, brycg, wer)