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.

leyes

Field in the Parish of Burton by Lincoln

Historical Forms

  • leyes 1610 Terrier

Etymology

leyes 1610('ameadow, an allotment of meadow, an open pasture', v. lǣs, ley)