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.

at Hall

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • at Hall 1396 Wyg
  • atte Halle Wal l.13 Wyg
  • the hall leyse 1674 Terrier
  • the hall leys 1697 Terrier

Etymology

at Hall 1396 (1473) (p), atte Halle Wal l. 13 (v. atte, wall), (the) Hall leyes 1635, 1638, 1700, 1708, the hall leas (e) 1661, l. 17, 1693, the hall leyse 1674, the hall leys 1697 (v. leys) (v. hall)