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English nameInverbervie
Gaelic nameInbhir Biorbhaidh
Meaningconfluence of the Bervie

Location and type of place name

LocationAberdeenshire
Local authorityAberdeenshire ~ Siorrachd Obar Dheathain
Parish post 1891
County post 1891Aberdeenshire ~ Siorrachd Obar Dheathain
Topographical feature type
Post townLAURENCEKIRK
Postcode areaAB30
OS sheet number
OS grid referenceNO829724
Type of namePlace ~ Àite

Elements

Element meaningG inbhir ~ confluence; Biorbhaidh ~ river name
Element type

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Language notes
Sourcesinner-vervi: Diack Inscriptions, 83 and Ms2276
There is a Bervie and Kinlochbervie in Wester Ross:

Ceann-loch-birbhidh Songs and Poems in Gaelic 2, 1899, 443
Chinn-loch-biorbhaidh [gen.] An Fhianuis, 1850
Ceann Loch Biorbhaidh Am Fèillire, 1875, 28
Ceann Loch Biorbhaidh Place-names from Faclair, S. Grannd
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