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.

Longleigh

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • Longleigh 1650 Chambers

Etymology

Longleigh(le Longelete 1363, the second elementmight be an early occurrence of leat,'watercourse,' which is first recorded1590–1)