Place-Names: A

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Afton Water, New Cumnock

PLACE-NAME SUGGESTED MEANING  
Afton Water ‘water-course, river’  
Ail-, Al- ‘cliff, height of -‘
 
Alhang hill ‘cliff, height of ?’
 
Alwhat hill ‘cliff, height of the wild cat’  
Ashmark ‘ash-tree merk-land’  
Auchin- ‘field of the –‘  
Auchincally hill ‘field of the hazel’  
Auchincross ‘field of the crossing’  
Auchingee hill ‘field of the geese’  
Auchintow field of ?’