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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.

Wakelow

Field in the Parish of Saddington

Historical Forms

  • Wakelow 1601 Terrier
  • Wakele m.17 Terrier
  • Wakley 1724 Terrier

Etymology

Wakelow 1601, under Wakely 1638, 1700, Wakele m. 17, Wakley 1724 (v. wacu, hlāw)