Township: Balephuil

Map Reference: Balephuil H

Name Type: agricultural

Meaning: Croft belonging to Johnny; or John, son of Angus son of John of the sliabh

Other Forms: Croit Theònaidh - Murdoch Sinclair's wife's grandfather - AB

Croit Aonghais Theònaidh an t- Slèibh- EK

Croit Iain ’ic Aonghais - DMcC

Also, slightly confusingly, called A' Chroit Dhubh - DMcC and AB

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Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Eilidh (bheag) Kennedy, Balevullin, 4/1994

Informant 2: Alasdair Brown, Balephuil, 2/1994

Informant 3: David McClounnan, Balephuil, 5/1994