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.

Cophill Close

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • 1810 EA
  • Cophow primum 1422 FB
  • Cophow secundum 1422 FB
  • Cophow tertium 1422 FB
  • Cophow 1627 Glebe
  • Cophow Way forlond 1725 Glebe

Etymology

Cophill Close(Cophow primum,Cophow secundum, Cophow tertium 1422 FB, Cophow 1627 Glebe Terr, Cophow Way forlond 1725ib; v. copp'peak', hyll, haugr or hōh)