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.

Lythinghills

Field in the Parish of Shiplake

Historical Forms

  • Lythinghills 1760 Bodl
  • Lithinghill 1614 Bodl
  • Lydinhills 1684 Bodl

Etymology

Lythinghills(Lithinghill 1614 Bodl, Lydinhills 1684Bodl, the first element might be the dative plural of hliþ,'slope')