Trenowin (EN) / Trenewyn (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

new

Meaning: 
trough

tre

Meaning: 
farmstead

-yn

Meaning: 
little (diminutive suffix)
Elements notes: 
containing tre 'settlement' + new 'trough' + <-yn> diminutive suffix
Historic forms: 
Noted that later forms, from Trenawyn 1582 onwards, suggest a reinterpretation to ‘white’