Township: Ceann a’ Bharra

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Name Type: sea

Meaning: Sea rock off Circnis, Kenavara
ON kirkja (genitive kirkju) ‘church’, with ON boði ‘submerged rock’. The ON form could have been either Kirkjuboði (nominative) or Kirkjuboða (accusative). ‘Intervocalically, ON -ð- is replaced by hiatus, for example in ScG fadhail.’ (Cox 2007b, 68)

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Languages : Norse

Informants: Admiralty Chart 1778