Denby (EN) / Dinbygh (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

din

Meaning: 
fort, castle

bygh

Meaning: 
small
Elements notes: 
<din> 'fort, hill fort' + <bygh> 'small'
Historic forms: 
Dynbek 1302 Dymbethe juxta Bocarn 1467 John Dymbith 1484 (N.A. – P110/25/21) John Dymbeth 1484 (N.A. – P110/25/22) John Dymbyth of Tregleyghe 1489 (N.A. – P110/25/23) John Dymbeth 1489 (N.A. – P110/25/24) John Dymbith 1489 (N.A. – P110/25/25) John Dymbeth 1489 (N.A. – P110/25/27) Walter Dymbeth 1495 (N.A. – P110/25/30) Dynbeche in Egloshayle 1518 Denby 1888 (OS 1888) Denby 2014 (OS 2014)