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.

super boscum Mathei Vanin

Field in the Parish of Wyham cum Cadeby

Historical Forms

  • super boscum Mathei Vanin c.1215 RA
  • boscum Mathei Wanin 1219 Ass

Etymology

super boscum Mathei Vanin c.1215, boscum Mathei Wanin 1219('Matthew Vanin's wood', v. wudu)