Boswarthen (EN) / Boswarghan (KW)

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Elements: 

bos

Meaning: 
dwelling

Gwarghan

This refers to the name of a person: 
name
Elements notes: 
<bos> ‘dwelling’ + <Gwarghan> personal name/obscure
Historic forms: 
Boswarvan juxta Sanctum Madernum 1291 (Gover, 1948) Boswarvon 1291 (Pool, 1985) Bosvarghan 1296 (Gover, 1948) (Pool, 1985) Bosvarghan 1338 Weatherhill Boswarvan 1530 (Pool, 1985) Boswarghwan 1575 (Gover, 1948) Boswarthen 1974 (OS 1974) Boswarthen 1995 (OS 1995)
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