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.

Atemare

Field in the Parish of Hawerby cum Beesby

Historical Forms

  • Atemare 1327 SR
  • atte Mare 1332 SR
  • atte Mare de Hawardby 1356 FF
  • atte Mare of Hawardeby 1359 Foster

Etymology

Atemare 1327, atte Mare 1332, atte Mare de Hawardby 1356, atte Mare of Hawardeby 13592 all(p)(v.(ge)mǣre'a boundary, land on a boundary')