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English nameBeauly Firth
Gaelic nameLinne Fharair
Meaning

Location and type of place name

Location
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Inverness-shire ~ Siorrachd Inbhir Nis
Topographical feature typeSea ~ Muir
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNH589475
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Language notes 
SourcesThis name is strangely not in evidence until very recently, but is now commonly understood. Watson 1926, 66 mentions the name name as Poll an Ròid as being the name used on the west coast.
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