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English nameBallicock
Gaelic nameBaile Ceòg
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationPerthshire
Local authorityPerth and Kinross ~ Peairt is Ceann Rois
Parish post 1891
County post 1891
Topographical feature type
Post townDUNKELD
Postcode areaPH8
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNN 993 470
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG baile ~ town’ + ceòg ~ obscure element.  
Element typehabitation

External Resources

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Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notesG nom. sg. baile, masc. ‘town’ + ceòg, obscure element. 
Sources
Ballicock 1867 OS 6 inch 1st edn.
Bail-ceòg Diack, Place-names of Pictland Revue Celtique 41, 142.
 
Additional infoAlso known as Ballycock. This is a small settlement between Easter and Wester Dalguise. 
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