James Kemp's Reviews > The Place-names of Scotland: A First Introduction

The Place-names of Scotland by George     Harris
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really liked it
bookshelves: history, kindle, owned, reference, scottish
Recommended to James by: George Harris

A very short introduction to where the place names of Scotland come from. With a little tour round the peoples that lived in Scotland in the dark ages and a bit about the languages that they spoke. There are a few example etymologies of place names, but not a whole list of them, that would need to be a much longer work than this.

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Reading Progress

January 1, 2014 – Started Reading
January 1, 2014 – Shelved
January 1, 2014 – Shelved as: history
January 1, 2014 – Shelved as: kindle
January 1, 2014 – Shelved as: owned
January 1, 2014 – Shelved as: reference
January 1, 2014 – Shelved as: scottish
January 1, 2014 – Finished Reading
January 4, 2014 –
100.0% "A good short introduction to where Scottish place names come from (but no lists of actual place names for you to understand the origins of)"

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