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English nameKnockfarrel
Gaelic nameCnoc Fearralaidh
Meaning
Genitive formChnoc Fearralaidh

Location and type of place name

LocationBlack Isle and Mid Ross
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891Fodderty
County post 1891Ross and Cromarty ~ Ros is Cromba
Topographical feature type
Post townSTRATHPEFFER
Postcode areaIV14
OS sheet number437
OS grid referenceNH505585
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG cnoc ~ hill; obscure element
Element type

External Resources

OS maps
Pronunciation

Further Information

Language notesG nom. sg. cnoc, masc. ‘hill’ + obscure element
Sources
?Knok Fermoil 1636-52 Gordon 21
Knockvroill 1667 Tain and Balnagown Docs no. 247
Knockfallaric 1791-1799 OSA (Fodderty), 390
Knock Farril 1820 Thomsons Map
Cnoc Farralaidh TSR2
Cnoc Fearralaidh Robertson Collection MS357, 66.
Cnoc-farralaidh Watson 1904, 98
Cnoc-fearralaidh Dwelly 1912 (Watson)
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