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.

Podell

Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • 1973 Surv
  • Podall 1601 Terrier
  • Podel 1679 Terrier
  • Podell 1700 Terrier

Etymology

Podell (Podall 1601, Podel 1679, Podell 1700, Podwell 1724, 1745, Podwel layes 1674 (v. leys), v. pode, wella; also recorded as Podehill in adjoining Mowsley f. ns. (a))