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.

Short bottom

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • 1810 EA
  • Shortbotome 1422 FB

Etymology

Short bottom(Shortbotome 1422 FB; v. sceort,botm)