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.

Ratinraw

Field in the Parish of Cliburn

Historical Forms

  • Ratinraw 1366 Clib

Etymology

Ratinraw('rat-infested row of houses', v. raton, rāw)