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.

Thweyn

Field in the Parish of Hemsby

Historical Forms

  • Thweyn 1305–6 Acc
  • Tweyn 1322–3 Acc

Etymology

Thweyn 1305–6 Acc Hem, Tweyn 1322–3 ib(v. twēgen)