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.

Smorslade

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • Smorslade 1379 Wyg
  • Smoreslade hades 1697 Terrier
  • Smoreslade haggs 1697 Terrier
  • Smoreslade hyll 1467×84 LTD
  • Smoreslade nooke 1661 Terrier
  • Smoreslade way 1635 Terrier

Etymology

Smorslade 1379, Smoreslade 1467 × 84, 1635, 1661, 1697, 1722, Smoreslade hades 1697 (v. hēafod), Smoreslade haggs 1697 (v. hǫgg), Smoreslade hyll 1467 × 84, Smoreslade hill 1635, 1661, 1697, 1722 (v. hyll), Smoreslade nooke 1661 (v. nōk), Smoreslade way 1635 (v. weg) (v. smeoru, slæd)