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.

y e leas

Field in the Parish of Fotherby

Historical Forms

  • y e leas 1697 DCLeases

Etymology

y e leas 1697(v. lea(OE  lēah)'a meadow, a piece of meadow-land')