[Image: Fragment of the Gough Map]
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Linguistic Geographies: The Gough Map of Great Britain

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Full record: Dartmouth

County Devonshire
Transcript d[erte]m[ou]th
Icon description spired church with cross
Icons
  • church with cross
Description faded
Appearances
  • faded
Etymology Dart, river-name + mūþ, 'mouth'
Translation
Earlier editors dertemoue (OS 1935); dertemouth (Parsons)
Early Maps Dertmouth (Totius Britanniae, spired church)
Overwritten no
Attested spelling Dertemuthe 1231 Cl et freq t. 1377 Cl with a variant spelling -mue