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.

in campis de Glentwrde

Field in the Parish of Glentworth

Historical Forms

  • in campis de Glentwrde 1149–62 Newh
  • in campis de glentworth 1842 TA 1842 TA
  • in camp ' de Glent ' Hy3 Newh
  • in campis de Glentworth ' 1329 Ass

Etymology

in campis de Glentwrde 1149–62(Ed1), in campis de glentworth 1172(1407), l12(1407), in camp' de Glent' Hy3(Ed1),in campis de Glentworth' 1329(v. feld, denoting the open field of the village)