were used in southwest England in the region around Cornwall.
ELOWEN f Cornish
Means "elm tree"
in Cornish. This is a recently coined Cornish name.
MERAUD f Cornish
Meaning unknown, perhaps based on Cornish mor "sea"
MERRYN f Cornish
Meaning unknown. This was the name of an early Cornish (male) saint.
MORWENNA f Cornish, Welsh
in Cornish (related to the Welsh word morwyn
). This was the name of a 6th-century Cornish saint.
PIRAN m Cornish
Possibly derived from CIARÁN
. This was the name of a 5th-century Irish monk who founded a monastery in Cornwall. He is the patron saint of Cornwall.