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Acarsaid, Highland

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Acarsaid, Highland

Acarsaid or An Acarsaid is a common name in the Scottish Highlands. It means literally "anchorage" or "harbour" in Scottish Gaelic, and comes from the Old Norse akkarsaeti, meaning literally "anchor-seat" http://www. ceantar. org/Dicts/MB2/mb00. html#acair.
Administrative CountyHighland
Traditional CountyArgyllshire
OS GridNM5872
OS Settlement ClassificationOther settlement (village, hamlet etc)
Region
CountryScotland
Police AuthorityNorthern Scotland
 

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