Bartinney (EN) / Barrteni (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

barr

Meaning: 
summit, top

Teni

This refers to the name of a person: 
name

-i

Meaning: 
stream suffix
Elements notes: 
<barr> ‘summit, top’ + <Teni> stream name, with <-i> river suffix
Historic forms: 
Breteny 1245 (Gover, 1948) (Pool, 1985) Burtenye 1671 (Pool, 1985) Burtenye 1675 (Weatherhill) Bartinny Hill 1699 (Gascoyne, 1699) Bartinney Hill 1700 (Weatherhill) Bartinny 1732 (Pool, 1985) Pertinney 1748 (Weatherhill) Bartinny 1749 (Borlase, 1749, p128) (Bond, 2009) Bartinè Castle 1769 (Borlase, 1769, p210) (Bond, 2009) Bartinney 1773 (Gover, 1948) Bartinny 1785 (Weatherhill) Pertinney 1809 [the hill] (Hewitt, John; 1809) Bartinney 1845 (CRO, TA/95, 1845) (Bond, 2009) Bartiné 1876 (Weatherhill) Bartinney 1884 (7 tenements)(Symons, 1884) (Bond, 2009) Bartinney 1884 (mine)(Symons, 1884) (Bond, 2009) Bartinê Castle 1887 (prehistoric hill-fort)(OS, 6”, 1887) (Bond, 2009) Bartinney Downs 1887 (OS, 6”, 1887) (Bond, 2009) Bartinné c.1900 (Weatherhill) Bartiné Castle c.1900 (Weatherhill) Bartine Castle 1955-61 (OS, 1955-61) Bartinney 1971 (site of prehistoric round)(Russell, 1971, p42) (Bond, 2009) Bartinney 1985 (Bond, 2009) Bartinney Castle 2011 (cairn enclosure) (Weatherhill, 2011) Bartinney Hill 2011 (Weatherhill, 2011) Bartinney 2015 (settlement)(OS, 2015)