Bidean nam Bian

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Bidean nam Bian
Bidean nam Bian from Stob Coire Sgreamhach 11-06-19.jpg
Bidean nam Bian seen frae Stob Coire Sgreamhach
Heichest pynt
Elevation1,150 m (3,770 ft) [1]
Prominence845 m (2,772 ft) Rankit 22nt in Breetish Isles
Paurent peakBen Nevis
LeetinMunro, Marilyn, Coonty tap (Argyll)
TranslationFence of the hides[2] or Peak of the Mountains[3] (Gaelic)
PronunciationScots Gaelic: [ˈpitʲan nəm ˈpian]<
LocationGlen Coe, Scotland
Parent rangeGrampian Muntains
OS gridNN143542
Topo mapOS Landranger 41

Bidean nam Bian, lyin tae the sooth o Glen Coe, Hieland, Scotland, is the heichest pynt in the umwhile coonty o Argyll.

References[eedit | eedit soorce]

  1. " Bidean nam Bian". Retrieved 22 November 2013.
  2. McBain's Etymological Dictionary of the Gaelic Language
  3. Peter Hodgkiss, The Central Highlands, Scottish Mountaineering Club District Guidebook, 5th ed. (Scottish Mountaineering Trust, 1994)