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English nameTayvallich
Gaelic nameTaigh a’ Bhealaich
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationKnapdale, Argyll
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Argyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townLOCHGILPHEAD
Postcode areaPA31
OS sheet number358
OS grid referenceNR780872
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaning
Element typehabitation

External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notesG nom. sg. taigh, masc. ‘house’ + gen. sg. def. art a’ (leniting and slenderising) + gen. sg. bealach, masc. ‘pass’ = ‘house of the pass’
Sources
Tayvallich 1747-5 Roy’s Map
Taigh a’ Bhealaich Storlann Map
Taigh a’ Bhealaich MacMillan 1960
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