Portgiskey [cove] (EN) / Porth Kyski (KW)

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Elements: 

porth

Meaning: 
cove, gate, harbour
Elements notes: 
<porth> ‘cove, enterance, landing place’ + <Kyski> personal name <Cetcu> (Gover, The Place-Names of Cornwall, 1948, p. 710)
Historic forms: 
Portgiskey (Mevagissey) 1888 (OS 1888)