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Survey of English Place-Names

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( in ) campo austral '

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • ( in ) campo austral ' l.13 Wyg
  • ( in ) campo borial ' l.13 Wyg
  • ( in ) campo oriental ' l.13 Wyg

Etymology

(in) campo austral' l. 13 (with MLat   campus' a field' and australis' southern'; i.e., Brooke fyeld, supra), (in) campo borial' l. 13 (with MLat   borialis' northern'; i.e., Mill fyeld, infra), (in) campo oriental' l. 13 (with MLat   orientalis' eastern'; i.e., Hill fyeld, infra)