Township: An Àird a Deas,Caolas

Map Reference: Ardeas 32

Name Type: sea

Meaning: The generic is either ON dalr ‘valley or piece of ground’ or ON st?ðull 'milking place', transferred ‘offshore’ from An Àird a Deas.

See the paper An Island in 180 Names: the Norse Place-Names of Tiree on this website

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Languages : Norse, Gaelic

Informants: Donald Kennedy, Port Ban, 5/1994