Penventon (EN) / Pennfenten (KW)

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penn

Meaning: 
head, end, top
Elements notes: 
<penn> ‘head, end’ + <fenten> ‘spring’
Historic forms: 
Penfenten 1301 Penfenten 1338 Penfenten Penwyn 1691 Penventon 1748 (Martyn, 1748) Penventon 1856 (OS 1856) Penventon 1884 (Symons, 1884) (Bond, 2009)