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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.

Lyttylhill

Field in the Parish of Market Harborough

Historical Forms

  • Lyttylhill 1463 MktHPR
  • Litilhyll 1507 Wyg
  • Littel hill 1722 Terrier

Etymology

Lyttylhill 1463, Litilhyll 1507, Little Hill 1635, 1703, c. 1730, 1744, Littel hill 1722 (v. lȳtel, hyll; this is not an alternative style for the previous f.n.)