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English nameKnap
Gaelic nameAn Cnap
Meaning

Location and type of place name

Location
Local authorityArgyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Argyll & Bute ~ Earra-Ghàidheal & Bòd
Topographical feature type
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNS174895
Type of name

Elements

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External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notes 
SourcesKnapp 1801 Langlands Map
Knap 1820 Thomson

Cnap: MacLean p. 99
Cnap, ‘lump, knob, or little hill’ Lamont TGSI p. 207

an, nom. sg. masc. def. art. + G nom. sg. cnap, masc. ‘knob, lump’
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