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English nameUgadale
Gaelic nameUgadal
Meaning

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 type
Post townCAMPBELTOWN
Postcode areaPA28
OS sheet number356
OS grid referenceNR780287
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningON dalr, ‘valley’
Element typetopography

External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notesON unclear element + nom. sg. dalr, masc. ‘valley’
Sources
Ugladull 1508 RMS ii, 3170
Vughedall 1542 RMS iii, 2756
Uggadul-M’Kay 1545 RMS iii, 3085
Ugadull Makky 1567 ER xx, App
Vgadill c. 1650 Gordon / Cantyre
Ughaddell 1662 Retours (Argyle) 71
terrarum de Ugadill 1695 Retours (Argyle) 93
Ugadill 1804 Langlands
Ugadal: Robertson Collection MS370, 17
Additional infoSee Colville 2009 (1943), 45.
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