Higher Boskinning (EN) / Boskennan Wartha (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

bos

Meaning: 
dwelling

gwartha

Meaning: 
higher

Kenwyn

This refers to the name of a person: 
name
Elements notes: 
<bos> ‘dwelling’ + <Kenwyn> personal name [OC: <cuno> ‘hound’ + <uindos>] (Gover, The Place-Names of Cornwall, 1948, p. 710) + <gwartha> 'higher'
Historic forms: 
Higher Boskinning 1995 (OS 1995)