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English nameKilbirnie
Gaelic nameCill Bhreannain
Meaning

Location and type of place name

Location
Local authorityNorth Ayrshire ~ Siorrachd Àir a Tuath
Parish post 1891
County post 1891
Topographical feature type
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNS318544
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Further Information

Language notes 
Sources
Kylbyrne 1275 Glasg. Reg. Lxxvi, app. i
Kilbirny 1526 RMS iii, 365

...supposed to be 'Brendan's church,' and this is supported by St. Brennan's Fair which used to be held there.: Watson 1926, 189

See also Watson 2002(1913), 128, n1.
This is different from Kilbirnie in Beauly ~ Cùil Bhraonaidh.
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