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.

Ilbridge

Field in the Parish of Catfield

Historical Forms

  • Ilbridge 1699 Ct

Etymology

Ilbridge 1699 ib(v. igil, īl probably meaning'leech', from Dan  igle, Swed igel, and brycg)