Township: Balevullin

Map Reference: Balevullin N

Name Type: agricultural

Meaning: The croft of big Alan; or Alan the son of fair Donald; or Donald the son of Iain; or Iain the son of fair Donald

Other Forms: Croit Ailein Iain Mhic Dhòmhnaill Bhàin

Croit Ailein Mhòir - AMcD

Croit Dhòmhnaill 'ic Iain and then Croit Iain Dhòmhnaill Bhàin - AMcN

Related Places:

Croft 1

She went to school with Ailean Iain mhic Dhòmhnaill Bhàin or Ailean Mòr - FLora Ann Anderson, Balevullin, 10/1995.

Local Form:

Languages : Gaelic

Informants: Alasdair MacDonald, Druimasadh, 9/1994

Informant 2: Murdoch Cameron, Balevullin, 3/1994

Informant 3: Alec MacNeill, Greenhill, 8/1995