Burden - Placenames

Placenames

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Romansh Language - Language Structure - Vocabulary - Raetic and Celtic
... before the arrival of the Romans (Raetic and Celtic) is most obvious in placenames, which are often pre-Roman ... language once spoken in Grisons, and almost nothing about Raetic, words or placenames thought to come from them are usually simply referred to as "pre-Roman" ... Apart from placenames, such words are found in landscape features, plant and animal names unique to the Alps, and tools and methods related to alpine transhumance ...
List Of Mapudungun Placenames
... The following is a listing of placenames from the Mapudungun language, generally from Chile and southwestern Argentina ... Note this list includes only currently used placenames that have a Mapudungun etymology for at least part of their name ...
Celtic Toponymy - Insular Celtic - Goidelic - Scotland
... The majority of placenames in the Highlands of Scotland (part of the United Kingdom) are either Scottish Gaelic or anglicized Scottish Gaelic ... Gaelic-derived placenames are very common in the rest of mainland Scotland also ... Pictish-derived placenames can be found in the northeast, while Brythonic-derived placenames can be found in the south ...
Guckheim - History - Settlement and Placenames’ Origins
... Often, placenames refer to the first settler in the place, which in this instance might have brought a coc, coch, goch, guco, gogo into the name ... German placenames that end in —heim or —em most often began as single homesteads (Heim is still German for “home” today, and is cognate with ...
Scottish Australian - Scottish Placenames
... There are Scottish placenames all over Australia ... Notable Scottish placenames in Australia include New South Wales Maclean Ben Lomond Glen Innes Northern Territory MacDonnell Ranges Queensland Brisbane (Thomas Brisbane) South Australia St Kilda Tasmania Ben Lomond ...