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.

Cromborousike

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • Cromborousike l.13 Wyg
  • Cromber syke 1467×84 LTD

Etymology

Cromborousike l. 13, Cromber syke 1467 × 84 (v. berg, sík; the prototheme may be crumbe' a bend' rather than the adj. crumb' twisted, bent')