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English nameBraeriach
Gaelic nameAm Braigh Riabhach
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationAviemore
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Inverness-shire ~ Siorrachd Inbhir Nis
Topographical feature typeMountain/Hill ~ Beinn/Cnoc
Post townAviemore
Postcode areaPH22
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNN953999
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Further Information

Language notes 
SourcesAm Bràigh Riabhach: Watson in Dwelly
Am Bràigh Riabhach ‘the grey-brown speckled upland’: S. Grannd, ‘The Gaelic Heritage of Rothiemurchus’
brae ree-ach (brindled slope).: W. M. Alexander ‘Some Name Pronunciations’
Additional infoMunro M003 1296m
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