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English name Glenborrodale
Gaelic name Gleann Borradail
Meaning glen of Borradal
Location Lochaber, Highland
Local authority Highland ~ A’ Ghàidhealtachd
Parish post 1891 Ardnamurchan
County post 1891
Topographical feature type Settlement ~ Tuineachadh
Post town ACHARACLE
Postcode area PH36
Relevant main roads B8007
OS sheet number 390
OS grid reference NM605608
Type of name Place ~ Àite
Element meaning G gleann ~ glen; ON Borradal = ‘fort valley’
Element type topography
OS mapsGazetteer for Scotland
Pronunciation
Language notes G nom. sg. gleann, masc. ‘glen’ + gen. sg. of Borradal of Norse origin = ‘fort valley’
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