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English nameKernsary
Gaelic nameCeàrnasair
Meaning

Location and type of place name

LocationWester Ross, Highland
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891
Topographical feature type
Post townACHNASHEEN
Postcode areaIV22
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNG892794
Type of name

Elements

Element meaning
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Further Information

Language notes
Sources
Kernsery 1548 RMS iv no. 204
Carnesarie 1574 RMS iv no. 2273
Carnosare 1633 Retours (Ross) no. 79
?Kessurine 1669 Retours (Ross) no. 124
Cairnsaig 1747-55 Roy
Cairnsy 1820 Thomson
Kernasay 1857 Admiralty Chart 2509
Cearnsair Dixon 1886, xxxv
Cearnai'sar Watson 1904, 234 with Norse discussion
Ceàrnasair, gen. Cheàrnasair Wentworth
Ceàrnasair Hulme 2007
Additional infoThis is an obscure name.
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