Elgin, Elkin, elg/elk (moose)

Scandinavian elg, German-UK elk, American moose

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Elg, is Scandinavian for UK-German elk, the American moose.

Elgwald felt to be an Scandinavian-Danish for of Elfwald, in Anglia. The change was made because their were no elg/elk on the British Isles. Elfwald became Elwald then Norman French influenced Ellot then Elliot. Elk (moose or stag), of the wood/wold Elgwold (Elfwold), one previous name  for today’s Elliott.

11/3/2016 MSE

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11/4/2016 MSE