English Place-name Society

Survey of English Place-Names

A county-by-county guide to the linguistic origins of England’s place-names – a project of the English Place-Name Society, founded 1923.

Killhowe

Field in the Parish of Borrowdale

Historical Forms

  • Killhowe 1656 PR

Etymology

Killhowe 1656 PR(Crosth)(v. cyln,hōh)