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.

Le Sick

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • Le Sick 1366–7 Acc
  • Syck 1422 FB
  • Le Syckwell 1422 FB

Etymology

Le Sick 1366–7 Acc Hem, Syck, Le Syckwell 1422 FB(v. sík'ditch, trench', wella)