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English nameBarnaline
Gaelic nameBàrr an Àilein
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationInveraray ~ Inbhir Aora
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891
Topographical feature type
Post townInveraray ~ Inbhir Aora
Postcode areaPA32
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNM967134
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

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Further Information

Language notesNom. sg. bàrr, masc. ‘top’ + G an, the gen. sg. masc. def. art. + àilean, masc. ‘meadow, plain’
Sources
Barnellane 1481 RMS ii no. 1485
Barnalien 1747-55 Roy
Barinaline 1820 Thomson
Bàrr an àilean Dwelly
Barr-na-linne Robertson’s Gaelic Topography of Scotland p. 212
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