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English nameKilchrenan
Gaelic nameCille Chrèanain
Meaningchurch of Crèanan
Genitive formChille Chrèanain

Location and type of place name

LocationLoch Awe, Argyll
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Argyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townTAYNUILT
Postcode areaPA35
OS sheet number360
OS grid referenceNN038228
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG nom. sg. cill, fem. ‘church’ + lenited gen. sg. Crèanan, masc. personal name
Element typeperson, religion

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Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes
Sources
Kilchrenan 1686 Retours (Argyle) 90
Cill Chreanain 1912 Dwelly
Cill Chrèanan Watson 1926, 303
Cill Chrèana(i)n JM
Cille Chrèanain Robertson MS 368, 42
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