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.


Field in the Parish of Wyham cum Cadeby

Historical Forms

  • Lidh c.1215 RA
  • Lind 1219 Ass
  • Le Lyethe 1312 Foster


Lidh c.1215, Lind(sic) 1219, Le Lyethe 1312(probably from hlið'a slope')