Trevorian (EN) / Treworyan (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

gor-

Meaning: 
intensifying prefix

Goryan

This refers to the name of a person: 
name

tre

Meaning: 
farmstead, settlement
Elements notes: 
<tre> ‘farmstead, settlement’ + <Goryan> personal name {<gor> ‘super’ + <genos – yan> ‘born’}
Historic forms: 
Trevorian 1503 (RIC, HM/1/1, HendCal 30, c.1920s, §74, 1503) Trevorrien 1679 (RIC, HM/1/48, HendCal 30, c.1920s, §117b, p264) Trevorjan 1812 (CRO, SN/371, 1812) Trevorian 1842 (CRO, TA/18, 1842) Trevorian 1884 (Symons, 1884)