Onomastics is the study of names and the process of naming, and anthroponomastics is the study of personal names, as generally applied to people (anthroponyms),…View More An Introduction to Cornish Onomastics
Thought for the day: Padel has the patron saint of Madron as a male, Matronus. But the meaning is the root *Matrona, an Italo-Celtic, Latin…View More Matron or Man-Mother?
An exact coding of the Cornish place name Amalebra, results in a reverse lookup against the address ‘Furze Croft’. Unless action is taken dozens or…View More Cornish Place Names ‘Vanish’ from the Record
No one can seem to agree on the meaning of the name ‘Tintagel’, even though its ancient name appears to be well known as *Durocornovii.…View More Musings on the name ‘Tintagel’