Township: West Hynish

Map Reference: West Hynish 1

Name Type: shore

Meaning: Pale (sandy) inlet of the cowrie shells

Other Forms: OS has Port na Meidheag - ONB p.239 "meaning not ascertained."

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Languages : Gaelic

Informants: David McClounnan, Balephuil, 2/1994

Informant 2: Willie Lamont, Mannal, 9/1995