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.

Southyby

Field in the Parish of Worlaby

Historical Forms

  • Southyby 1843 TA
  • Southiby 1332 SR

Etymology

Southyby 1327, Southiby 1332 SR both(p)('south in the village', v. sūð, í, )