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.

Keymesinham

Field in the Parish of Repps with Bastwick

Historical Forms

  • Keymesinham 1466 Field
  • Le Holme or Keymesinham 1572 Field

Etymology

Keymesinham 1466, Le Holme or Keymesinham 1572(in Bastwick on Martham boundary; presumably the pers.n.Caines, Keynes, v. Reaney s.n., * innām, innám and holmr, holmi)