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Vocabulary note for 'Cainteag' and 'Gearagaal', March 1874

Identifier: Coll-97/CW111/72

Scope and Contents

Vocabulary note for 'Cainteag', a word from Eilean Leòdhais/Isle of Lewis and Na Hearadh/Isle of Harris, the definition of which is unclear and 'Gearagaal' which is a 'good grazing/feeding place'.


  • Creation: March 1874

Language of Materials

English Gaelic

Conditions Governing Access

This material is unrestricted.


From the Series: 93 folios ; 20.5 x 13.2 cm

Physical Location


Physical Location

folio 16r, line 16 to folio 16r, line 17

Repository Details

Part of the University of Edinburgh Library Heritage Collections Repository

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