Place-Names: L

PLACE-NAMESUGGESTED MEANING
Lagan Hill 
Laglaff 
Lagower Hill
Laigh Coalburn
Laigh Park
Laight 
Lairhag Burn
Lamb Hill x2
Lane Burn Scots lane ‘slow-moving stream’
Lanehead Scots lane ‘slow-moving stream’ + head ‘head, source’
Lanemark Scots lane ‘slow-moving stream’ +
Scots mark ‘merk-land’
Lanemark on the banks of Lane Burn
Lanemark MossMoss on the lands of Lanemark
LanesideScots lane ‘slow-moving stream’ + ‘side’
Laneside farm at the side of Beoch Lane
Langlee Burn 
Legate Scots liggate ‘self-closing gate’
Lethans
Lethans Hill x2
Limekiln Burn
Lingie Hill
Linn Burn (1)
Mansfield Linn
Linn Burn
Nether Linn
Upper Linn
Scots linn ‘waterfall’
Personal name : Mansfield
Linn Burn (2)Scots linn ‘waterfall’
Linn Burn (3) Scots linn ‘waterfall’
Linn Water 
Little Coupla 
Little Creoch
Little Dalhanna see Dalhanna “Hannay’s Holm”
Little Garclaugh 
Littlemark
Little Poljorg Burn 
Little Rigend 
Littlechang Hill 
Littledodd Hill 
Loch Rig
Lochbrowan G. lag ‘hollow’
Lochhill
Lochingirroch G. lag ‘hollow’
Lochmeharb G. lag ‘hollow’
Loch O’ The LowesS. lowis ‘lochs’ – ‘Loch of the Lochs’
Lochside House and farm at the side o Loch O’ Th’ Lowes
Lochside Loch An alternative name applied to Loch O’ Th’ Lowes
Logan Hill
Long Break
Long Craig 
Longhouse Burn 
Loup Burn S. loup ‘jump’
Loupsheugh Burn, Rig, Rigg S. loup ‘jump’ + S. sheugh ‘ditch’
Lowes; East, West, MidS. lowis ‘lochs’; name from Loch O’ Th’ Lowes
Lowesmuir S. lowis ‘lochs’ + muir ‘moor’
Lowesmuir Mount
Lowmount Plantation 
PLACE-NAMESUGGESTED MEANING