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English nameBen Bhraggie
Gaelic nameBeinn a’ Bhragaidh
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationGolspie
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Sutherland ~ Cataibh
Topographical feature typeMountain/Hill ~ Beinn/Cnoc
Post townGolspie
Postcode areaKW10
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNC811010
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

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Language notes 
SourcesBen Bhraggie 1820 Thomson
Ben Bhraggie 1820 Forbes

Beinn Bhracaidh, ‘the dappled hill’ Watson 2002 (1910), 105
Beinn a Bhràgaidh Robertson Collection MS359a, 81
Beinn Bhràgaidh: Drummond 1991, 73
bĩnˈə vragi: Nancy Dorain (MacKay 2, 1964) [i.e. Beinn a’ Bhragaidh)]
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