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.


Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • timhull l.13 Wyg
  • timhyl l.13 Wyg
  • tymhyl l.13 Wyg


timhull, timhyl, tymhyl l. 13 (v. hyll; with the OE   masc. pers. n. Tima, cf. Timan hyll 963 (13) BCS 1111 (S 1307))