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English nameBeinn a' Bhuird
Gaelic nameBeinn Bòrd
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationNethy Bridge
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Inverness-shire ~ Siorrachd Inbhir Nis
Topographical feature typeMountain/Hill ~ Beinn/Cnoc
Post townNethy Bridge
Postcode areaPH25
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNJ092006
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Further Information

Language notes 
Sources“should be Beinn Bòrd… in Gaelic Binn Burd, ‘table mountain;” A. Watson 1984, 21.

“Beinn a’ Bhuird is wrong, as the a is only a euphonic a, not the article” 1906, Royal Braemar [from A. Watson 1984]

Beinn a’ Bhùird: Watson in Dwelly [headform is Beinn-na-Buird]

Ping burd, ping ya burd not buird ping burd, ping a burd: Diack MS2276 [headform is Burd, Ben na]
Additional infoMunro M011 1197m
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