Township: Sandaig

Map Reference: Sandaig 73

Name Type: shore

Meaning: The first element means gully (G). Snaois means slice or the prow of a boat (see Dwelly), in which case it would be Sloc na Snaoise.

MMcA suggests 'prow'.

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Languages : Gaelic, Obscure

Informants: Alasdair Sinclair, Greenhill, 11/1993

Informant 2: Mary MacArthur, Sandaig, 5/1994

Informant 3: Hugh MacLean, Barrapol, 11/1995