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English nameBeinn Dearg (Callander)
Gaelic nameA' Bheinn Dearg
Meaningthe red mountain
Genitive formna Beinne Deirge

Location and type of place name

LocationStirlingshire
Local authorityStirling ~ Sruighlea
Parish post 1891
County post 1891
Topographical feature typeMountain/Hill ~ Beinn/Cnoc
Post townCALLANDER
Postcode areaFK17
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNN589037
Type of nameOther ~ Eile

Elements

Element meaningG beinn ~ mountain; dearg ~ red
Element type

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Further Information

Language notesG nom. sg. masc. def. art. a’ (leniting) + G beinn, fem. 'mountain' + dearg, adj. 'red'
SourcesThe preceding -nn suppresses the expected lenition in the feminine adjective dearg.
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