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.

Achovere

Field in the Parish of Church Pulverbatch

Historical Forms

  • Achovere a.1244 HAC 1839 TA
  • Okeveresfeld 1342 Cl

Etymology

Achovere a.1244 HAC, Okeveresfeld 1342 Cl('oak ridge', v. āc, ofer,the first ref. is to the feature, the 1342 ref. is to an open field)