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.

Warwick leys

Field in the Parish of Oadby

Historical Forms

  • Warwick leys 1697 Terrier

Etymology

Warwick leys 1697 (v. leys; either with the surn. Warwick (as in Warwick Hill, Warwick Spinney in Saddington, Lei 4 226) or lying alongside the old road to Warwick)