Merrose (EN) / Medhros (KW)

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Elements: 

medh

Meaning: 
middle

ros

Meaning: 
hill-spur
Elements notes: 
<medh> 'middle' + <ros> 'hillspur'
Historic forms: 
Methros c1200 (Gover, 1948) Methros 1329 (Gover, 1948) Medros 1303/4 (Gover, 1948) Metheros 1319 (Gover, 1948) Merrrose Noweth 1549 (Gover, 1948) Merris 1603 (Gover, 1948) Merres 1700 (Lhwyd, 1700, f3r) Merrose 1841 (CRO, TA/88, 1841) Merrose Moor 1841 (CRO, TA/88, 1841) Higher Merris 1884 (Symons, 1884) Lower Merris 1884 (Symons, 1884) Merrose 1888 (OS, 1888) Merrose 1908 (OS, 1908) Merrose 1945 (OS, 1945) Merrose 1948 (Gover, 1948) Merrose Farm 2017 (CC Mapping, 2017) Merrose Lane 1841 (CRO, TA/88, 1841)
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