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.

Ludmoor

Field in the Parish of Eynsham

Historical Forms

  • Ludmoor 1802 EnclA
  • Ludmeare 1484–5 CourtR

Etymology

Ludmoor(Lodemere, Ludemere 1241–64, Ludemere 1268–81, Lodemere 1363,Ludmeare 1484–5 CourtR,'Luda's pool,' v. mere)