Polgoon (EN) / Pollgoon (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

poll

Meaning: 
pool

goon

Meaning: 
downs
Elements notes: 
<poll> ‘pit, pool’ + <goon> ‘downs’
Historic forms: 
Polgoenmur 1345 (Gover, 1948) (Pool, 1985) Polgrunemeur juxta Tregevore 1345 (Gover, 1948) (Pool, 1985) (Padel, 1985) Polgon 1447 (Gover, 1948) (Pool, 1985) Polgone 1586 (Gover, 1948) (Pool, 1985) Polgoon c.1840 (TA 1840) (Pool, 1985) Polgoon 1995 (OS 1995)