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.

Wimborne St Giles Hundred

Hundred in the County of Dorset

Historical Forms

  • Hd of Upwymbourne Seynt Gylis 1542 LP
  • Wimborne St Giles hd 1570 Anderson
  • Hundred and Parish of St Giles Vpwimborne 1664 HTax


named from Wimborne St G. infra .

Parishes in this Hundred