Township: Cornaigmore

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Name Type: sea

Meaning: The specific is the male ON personal name Þórir with the genitive morpheme /s/, with the generic either ON ey ‘island’, or ON eið ‘isthmus, neck of land’
There is a Torosay on Mull (SP). Torsøya is a common place-name in Norway (NG).

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Information:A sea rock NE of Clachan, outside Bogha Mhic Lachainn. Even on a calm day you can see the swell breaking over it - WMcP, 4/2014

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Languages : Norse, Gaelic

Informants: Willie MacPhail, Clachan, 4/2014