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Studies on Argyllshire Gaelic

Nils Magnus Holmer

Studies on Argyllshire Gaelic

by Nils Magnus Holmer

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Published by Almqvist & Wiksell in Uppsala .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Scottish Gaelic language -- Dialects -- Scotland -- Argyllshire.

  • Edition Notes

    Includes bibliographical references (p. 12).

    Statementby Nils M. Holmer.
    SeriesSkrifter utgivna av K. Humanistiska vetenskapssamfundet i Uppsala -- 31:1.
    Classifications
    LC ClassificationsPB1598.A6 H6 1938
    The Physical Object
    Pagination231 p. ;
    Number of Pages231
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL15250014M

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The Isle of Gigha or simply Gigha / ˈ ɡ iː ə /; Scottish Gaelic: Giogha) (and formerly Gigha Island) is an island off the west coast of Kintyre in Scotland. The island forms part of Argyll and Bute and has a population of about people.

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