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English nameFeolin
Gaelic nameFeòlainn
Meaningthe aoireann (beach) of Jura

Location and type of place name

LocationJura, Inner Hebrides
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891Jura
County post 1891Argyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townISLE OF JURA
Postcode areaPA46
OS sheet number355
OS grid referenceNR440690
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG feòlann or faolainn ~ stony beach
Element typetopography

External Resources

OS mapsGazetteer for Scotland
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes 
Sources
Feoline 1801 Langlands
Feoline 1820 Thomson
Feolin Ferry 1849 Admiralty Chart 2515
Fadhlainn or Faolainn. "Field or stony place by the shore" Mac an Tàilleir
Feolin Seanchas Ile, 21.
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