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.

Meadow Head

Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • 1918 Sale
  • the meddow 1601 Terrier
  • the meadow 1638 Terrier
  • the Meade close 1638 Terrier

Etymology

Meadow Head 1918 (v. hēafod) (the meddow 1601, the meadow 1638, the Meade close 1638, v. mēd (mēdwe obl. sg.))