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.

Costloneit

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • Costloneit 1363 Chambers

Etymology

Costloneit(Cotsetneyde 1268–81; Chambers(111) suggests that the 1363 names areerrors for the earlier one, but they might have cotsetle as first elementinstead of cotset, both words meaning'cottager'; second element eyt)