Sin: දික්ඔය dikoya

‘Long Stream’  [Dickoya] Town, CP Sri Lanka

From Sin: dik/dig, ‘long’ and oya, ‘river, stream – smaller than ganga’.

The river, the town and the tea estate (founded in 1870) share the same name.

For related place names see Sri Lanka Place names.

 

Christ Church, Warleigh (Dickoya)             Dave Lonsdale