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English nameBidean nam Bian
Gaelic nameBidean nam Beann
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationGlencoe
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891
Topographical feature typeMountain/Hill ~ Beinn/Cnoc
Post townBallachulish
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNN143542
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Language notes 
SourcesBìdean nam Bian: Robertson
Bidean nam Beann (not Bian): Ronald Burn diary
…originally bidean nam beann, peak of the mountains.: Drummond, SPNS Newsletter September 2005.
Bidean nam Beann: S. Gordon, Highways and Byways in the West Highlands
Additional infoMunro M023 1150m
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