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.

the Hye meare

Field in the Parish of Whitton

Historical Forms

  • the Hye meare 1577 Terrier
  • the common Hye mear 1577 Terrier

Etymology

the Hye meare, the common Hye mear 1577(v.(ge)mǣre)