Polkyth (EN) / Pollkith (KW)

Type: 
Parish: 
Hundred: 
Elements: 

poll

Meaning: 
pool

kith

Meaning: 
?Obscure possibly snipe

kiogh

Meaning: 
snipe (bird)
Elements notes: 
<poll> ‘pool, pit’ + <kith> obscure – possibly <kiogh> ‘snipe’ or a personal name.
Historic forms: 
Polkyth 1884 (Symons, 1884) (Bond, 2009) Polkyth 1888 (OS 1888) Polkyth House 1888 (OS 1888)