Reference Entry

Mersey

A. D. Mills

in A Dictionary of British Place Names

Published in print January 2011 | ISBN: 9780199609086
Published online January 2011 | e-ISBN: 9780191739446
Mersey

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Mærse 1002. ‘Boundary river’. OE mǣre (genitive -s) + ēa. The Mersey forms the old boundary

Reference Entry.  24 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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