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.

Broadmeer

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • 1810 EA
  • Bradmer 1422 FB
  • Bradmerslade 1422 FB
  • Bradmere 1627 HT

Etymology

Broadmeer(Bradmer,Bradmerslade 1422 FB, Bradmere 1627 HT; v. brād, mere1 or, more likely,(ge)mǣre and slæd)