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English nameBalmachree
Gaelic nameBaile MoChridhe
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationInverness area, Highland
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891Inverness and Bona
County post 1891Inverness-shire ~ Siorrachd Inbhir Nis
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townINVERNESS
Postcode areaIV2
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNH737473
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG baile ~ town + cridhe ~ heart
Element typehabitation

External Resources

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Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes 
Sources
Balnacry c. 1591 Pont map 8
Ballnachree 1747-55 Roy
Balmachree means Town of my Heart History of the Family of Dallas, p. 159
Baile Mo-chridhe Watson 1926, 331
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