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.

the New feelde

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • the New feelde 1693 Terrier
  • ( the ) New field 1697 Terrier
  • ( the ) New feild 1722 Terrier
  • ( at ) New field gate 1697 Terrier
  • new field meadow 1697 Terrier
  • the New feild meadow 1722 Terrier

Etymology

the New feelde 1693, (the) New field 1697, (the) New feild 1722, New field hedge 1638, 1700, 1703, 1708 (v. hecg), (at) New field gate 1697 (v. geat), new field meadow 1697, the New feild meadow 1722 (v. nīwe, feld)