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.

Wamehalue

Field in the Parish of Eye and Dunsden

Historical Forms

  • Wamehalue 1228 FF
  • Wowehalve 1228 Sar

Etymology

Wamehalue(Wowehalve 1228(13th) Sar,v. wōh:'half' might be for'half acre,' v. PN W 434).