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.

Kettleborough sick

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • Kettleborough sick 1638 Terrier 1722 Terrier
  • Kettleborow sicke 1661 Terrier
  • Cattleborrow sick ( e ) 1674 Terrier l.17 Terrier
  • Cattelborrow sick ( e ) 1693 Terrier
  • Kettleborrow sick 1697 Terrier

Etymology

Kettleborough sick 1638, 1722, Kettleborow sicke 1661, Cattleborrow sick (e) 1674, l. 17, Cattelborrow sick (e) 1693, Kettleborrow sick 1697 (v. sík and Kettlesborough supra)