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English nameBreadalbane
Gaelic nameBràghaid Albann 
Meaning

Location and type of place name

Location
Local authorityStirling ~ Sruighlea
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Perthshire ~ Siorrachd Pheairt
Topographical feature type
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNN563304
Type of name

Elements

Element meaning 
Element type

External Resources

OS maps
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Further Information

Language notes 
SourcesBraid Albann: Donnchadh Bàn
Braghaid Albann; Braid Albainn: Robertson
Bràghad Albainn: Dwelly
Bràghaid Albann: Newton
Braid Albann: Watson Rosg Gàidhlig, 226
Bràghaid Alban: Watson 1926, 226
Braghaid Albainn: Dieckhoff Dictionary

Albann and Albainn are both used. Albann of course is the original genitive form, with Albainn as a reanalysed ‘double’ genitive.
Additional infoBreadalbane Street ~ Sràid Bhràghaid Albainn
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