|Sources||This name was gathered as part of a local research project on the place-names of Strath, Isle of Skye and was published in a booklet by SNH and AÀA. The Following quote appears in that booklet:
“It is said that a hermit used to live in Uamh Maolaig, a cave in Breakish. Maol is ‘bald’ in Gaelic, and the name possibly relates to a description of the hermit as ‘little bald one’.”
Gaelic in the Landscape: Place-names of Strath, Isle of Skye (Scottish Natural Heritage 2015): 16
This place-name is not found on any maps.