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English nameRothes
Gaelic nameRathais
Meaningcircular fort place

Location and type of place name

LocationBanffshire
Local authorityMoray ~ Moireibh
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Banffshire ~ Siorrachd Bhanbh
Topographical feature type
Post townABERLOUR
Postcode areaAB38
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNJ277492
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG ràth ~ circular fort
Element type

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Further Information

Language notes 
SourcesRathais, Rothes, ‘ fortunate or lucky station’ (rath, good fortune, grace): Watson 1926, 499
Rathais: Watson in Dwelly
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