Attested: RC Birila
Where: An island off the west of Scotland.
Name Origin: βηρυλλος/beryllus
‘ gem of sea-green colour’.
Notes: No convincing argument fits this name to any particular island, but Gigha is naturally green and fertile and in the right area to fit RC’s sequence of names.
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Last Edited: 7 May 2016