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English nameKilmun
Gaelic nameCill Mhunna
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 referenceNS177813
Type of name

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Language notes 
SourcesKilmwn 1450 RMS ii, 346
Kilmone 1474 RMS ii, 1185
Kilmwn 1511 RMS ii, 3623
Kilmon 1525 RMS iii, 345
Kilmwn 1540 RMS iii, 2305
Kilmwn 1542 RMS iii, 2814

Chille-Mhunna 1875 Am Feillire: The Gael Almanac
Cille-mhuna: 1885 Campbell, Records of Argyll, 7
Cill Mhunna: Robertson Collection MS 368, 43
Cill Mhunna: Watson 1926, 307

G nom. sg. cill, fem. ‘church’ + gen. sg. Munna, saint’s name  
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