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English nameKinlochbervie
Gaelic nameCeann Loch Biorbhaidh
Meaning
Genitive formCheann Loch Biorbhaidh

Location and type of place name

LocationSutherland, Highland
Local authorityHighland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Sutherland ~ Cataibh
Topographical feature typeSettlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post townLAIRG
Postcode areaIV27
OS sheet number446
OS grid referenceNC219564
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG ceann ~ end, head; loch ~ loch; biorbhaidh ~ obsc. element
Element typewater associated (except marsh)

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Further Information

Language notes
Sources
Ceann-loch-birbhidh Songs and Poems in Gaelic 2, 1899, 443
Chinn-loch-biorbhaidh [gen.] An Fhianuis, 1850
Ceann Loch Biorbhaidh Am Fèillire, 1875, 28
Ceann Loch Biorbhaidh Place-names from Faclair, S. Grannd
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