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English nameFaillie
Gaelic nameFàillidh
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationInverness area, Highland
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891Daviot and Dunlichity
County post 1891Inverness-shire ~ Siorrachd Inbhir Nis
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townINVERNESS
Postcode areaIV2
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNH711380
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Language notes 
Sources
Faillidh ghrianach Shrathnaruinn Fraser, James, 'Strathnairn in the Olden Times' Transactions (1880-1883)
Fàillidh Robertson
Fàillidh Cf. Watson 1904, 146 [under entry for Artafaillie]
Fail edge…. In olden times it was known as Faille ghrianach Strathnarunn. Sunny Faillie of Strathnairn. ‘Strathnairn Place Names’ Transactions
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