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.

Germundebrig

Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • Germundebrig c.1230 Deed

Etymology

Germundebrig c. 1230 (v. brycg, bryggja; formally either with the ContGerm   masc. pers. n. Germund or with the ON   masc. pers. n. Geirmundr, but note the 13th - cent. Gurmund - spellings for adjacent Gumley)