Polsue (EN) / Polldu (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

poll

Meaning: 
pool

du

Meaning: 
black
Elements notes: 
<poll> 'pool, pit' + <du> 'black'
Historic forms: 
Polduh 1086 (Gover 1948) Poldu 1086 (Gover 1948) Poldu 1284 (Gover 1948) Poldu 1296 (Gover 1948) Poldu 1298 (Gover 1948) Poldu 1325 (Gover 1948) Poldu 1399 (Gover 1948) Tresulian beside Poldu 1317 (Gover 1948) Tresulgan iuxta Poldu 1347/8 (NA LR/216) Poldu 1449-50 (NA AR/2/843) Polsewe 1476 (Gover 1948) Polsu 1482 (Gover 1948) Poldewe 1492 (NA AR/1/995/3) guild of the Blessed Virgin Mary in Poldue 1539-40 (NA AR/2/718) Polsue alias Poldewe 1619 (Gover 1948) (NA C/3/318/26)