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English nameKirkconnel
Gaelic nameCille Chonbhaill
MeaningConbhal's church

Location and type of place name

LocationDumfries & Galloway
Local authorityDumfries and Galloway ~ Dùn Phris is Gall-Ghàidhealaibh
Parish post 1891Kirkconnel
County post 1891
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townSANQUHAR
Postcode areaDG4
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNS7311
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG cille ~ church + Conbhall ~ personal name 
Element typeperson, religion

External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes 
Sources
Kirconnel 1296 Cal. Doc, ii, no. 832
Kirk Coneval 1303-4 Cal. Doc. ii, no. 1619
Kyrkconeval 1304 Cal. Doc. ii, no. 1588
Church of St Conval: Johnson-Ferguson
See Watson 1926, 169 and Williamson, 128.
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