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English nameTarbat
Gaelic nameTairbeart
Genitive formThairbeirt

Location and type of place name

LocationEaster Ross, Highland
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891Tarbat Parish
County post 1891Ross and Cromarty ~ Ros is Cromba
Topographical feature type
Postcode areaIV18
OS sheet number438
OS grid referenceNH770737
Type of namePlace ~ Àite


Element meaningtairbeart ~ isthmus
Element type

External Resources

OS maps

Further Information

Language notesG nom. sg. tairbeart, masc. ‘isthmus’
Arterbert 1227 Moray Reg. 75
librarum de Tarbarde 1374 RMS i no. 619
librarum de Tarbart 1374 RMS i no. 619
Esirterbate 1487 ER ix 276
Tarbat 1490 RMS ii no. 1978
landis of Tarbat 1507 RSS i no. 1472
terras de Estir Tarbert 1526 RMS iii no. 372
Terbert 1529 Balnagown Charters vol II
terras de Estir Tarbert 1542 RMS iii no. 2661
Terbat 1561-1566 Book of Assumptions
Terbat Geog. Coll. ii, 526
Estir Tarbert 1565 RMS iv no. 1618
Eister Tarbett 1601 Retours (Ross and Cromarty) no. 15
mansum de Nig vel Tarbett 1611 RMS vii no. 482
Apud Tarbat 1622 RMS vii no. 351
Terbaert C. 1654 Blaeu Map (Sutherland)
Tarbat 1820 Thomson
Tarbat Mains 1880 OS 6 inch 1st edn.
An Tairbeart Dwelly 1912
G Tairbeart Watson 1904, 45
Tairbeart Mac an Tàilleir
Additional infoThe article is not used with this particular name.
Applied to: Tarbat Mains ~ Mànas Thairbeirt
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