Bodieve (EN) / Bosyuv (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Notes: 
Personal name similar to Welsh - Elwydd
Elements: 

bos

Meaning: 
dwelling

Yuv

This refers to the name of a person: 
name
Elements notes: 
<bos> 'dwelling' + <yuv> 'lord'
Historic forms: 
Bodelwoed 1293 (Gover 1948) Boduff 1302. Bodolewyth 1308 (Gover 1948) Bodyuff 1313. Bodyuf 1323. Bodelwyth 1327 (Gover 1948) Bodelwyt 1332 (Gover 1948) Bodelwoyt 1354 (NA ME/537/1,2) Bodeff 1425. Bedelvich in Seint Blasy 1543 (Gover 1948) Boduyff 1543. Bedeve 1584.