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.

Quynsyng '

Field in the Parish of Rearsby

Historical Forms

  • Quynsyng ' 1467×84 LTD


Quynsyng' 1467 × 84 (v. eng; the first el. is poss. the ME   surn. Quyne (from OFr   quin' a monkey'), v. Reaney s. n. Quin and cf. the construction of Persyng' (v. Presson's Mdw in f. ns. (a)))