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English nameKildalloig
Gaelic nameCill Dallaig
MeaningDalaig's church
Genitive formChill Dallaig

Location and type of place name

LocationKintyre, Argyll
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Argyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townCAMPBELTOWN
Postcode areaPA28
OS sheet number356
OS grid referenceNR750192
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG cill, ‘church’ + Dallai()g, personal name
Element typeperson, religion

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Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notesnom. sg. G cill, fem. ‘church’ + gen. sg. of G Dalla(i)g, masc. personal name = `Dallaig's Church'
Sources
Kildallok 1481 RMS ii, 1485
Kildallage 1596 Highland Papers III, 7
Kildallog 1695 Retours (Argyle) 93
Kildalaig 1750 Dorret
Kildalloig 1804 Langlands
Cill Dalloig: Colville 2009 (1938), 29
Cill Dallaig: Robertson Collection MS370, 21
See Watson 1926, 303
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