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.

Warpars

Field in the Parish of Market Harborough

Historical Forms

  • Warpars 1507 Wyg
  • Warpers bush ( e ) 1635 Terrier 1638 Terrier 1679 Terrier 1703 Terrier

Etymology

Warpars 1507, Warpas 1507, 1523, Warpers bush (e) 1635, 1638, 1679, 1703, Warpors bush 1722, c. 1730, 1744 (v. busc) (v. werpels)