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.

Middle Hooby

Field in the Parish of Thistleton

Historical Forms

  • 1943 Map
  • Hooby ( e ) 1633 Bru
  • Hoobie 1633 Bru
  • ye devid ( e ) able Hooby ( e ) 1633 Bru
  • ye dividable Hooby 1633 Bru
  • Hooby Close 1633 Bru

Etymology

MiddleHooby(Hooby(e), Hoobie, ye devid(e)able Hooby(e), ye dividable Hooby, Hooby Close 1633, v. Hooby Lodge in Stretton)