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.

lyttylbergh

Field in the Parish of Market Harborough

Historical Forms

  • lyttylbergh 1463 MktHPR
  • lit ( t ) ilbergh 1507 Wyg
  • Littlebarrow 1635 Terrier
  • Little borough 1744 Terrier

Etymology

lyttylbergh 1463, lit (t) ilbergh 1507, Littlebarrow 1635, Littleborow 1679, 1722, Little borough 1744 (v. lȳtel, berg)