Taylor (Simon)

Taylor (Simon): Some early Scottish place-names and Queen Margaret.
In ScotL 13 (1994), pp. 1–17.
Examines the names of the places granted to the church by Queen Margaret and Malcolm III [particularly Pitbauchlie, Pitliver, Pardusin and Kirkcaldy].
Taylor (Simon): Babbet and Bridin pudding or polyglot Fife in the middle ages.
In Nomina 17 (1994), pp. 99–118.
Taylor (Simon): Generic-element variation, with special reference to eastern Scotland.
In Nomina 20 (1997), pp. 5–22.
Taylor (Simon): Seventh-century Iona abbots in Scottish place-names.
In IR 48/1 (Spring, 1997), pp. 45–72.
Baithéne, Laisrán, Fergna, Commán, Cumméne, Adomnán, as elements in place-names.

Revised version in Spes Scotorum, pp. 35-70.
Taylor (Simon) (ed.): The uses of place-names / edited by Simon Taylor.
Edinburgh: Scottish Cultural Press, 1998. xiv + 190 pp. (St. John’s House Papers, 7).
Papers from a conference held in St. Andrews, February 1996.

Rev. by
Dauvit Broun, in The Scottish historical review 79/2 (Oct., 2000), pp. 247-248.
Thomas O’Loughlin, in IR 49/2 (Autumn, 1998), pp. 186-187.
Taylor (Simon): Seventh-century Iona abbots in Scottish place-names.
In Spes Scotorum (1999), pp. 35–70.
Taylor (Simon): Columba east of Drumalban: some aspects of the cult of Columba in eastern Scotland.
In IR 51/2 (Autumn, 2000), pp. 109–128.
Taylor (Simon): The coming of the Augustinians to St. Andrews and version B of the St. Andrews foundation legend.
Taylor (Simon) (ed.): Kings, clerics and chronicles in Scotland, 500-1297: essays in honour of Marjorie Ogilvie Anderson on the occasion of her ninetieth birthday / Simon Taylor, editor.
Dublin: Four Courts, 2000. 208 pp.
pp. 187-188: Bibliography of Alan Orr Anderson, 1879-1958, compiled by Simon Taylor, in consultation with M. O. A.;
pp. 189-199: Bibliography of M. O. A., compiled by Simon Taylor.

Rev. by
NIcholas Evans, in Early medieval Europe 11/4 (2002), pp. 406-407.
Anderson (Marjorie Ogilvie) (hon.)
Taylor (Simon): The cult of St. Fillan in Scotland.
In North Sea world in the Middle Ages (2001), pp. 175–210.
Taylor (Simon): Scandinavians in Central Scotland: -place-names and their context.
In Sagas, saints and settlements (2004), pp. 125–145.
Watson (W. J.), Taylor (Simon) (intr. auth.): The Celtic place-names of Scotland / W. J. Watson; introduction by Simon Taylor.
Edinburgh: Birlinn, 2004. xl + 558 pp.
Repr. with new introd. corrigenda, some addenda and a full W. J. Watson bibliography by Simon Taylor.

Rev. by
Pamela O’Neill, in JAEMA 2 (2006), pp. 267-268.
Márkus (Gilbert), Taylor (Simon): The place-names of Fife.
Donington: Shaun Tyas, 2006–2012.
Vol. 1. West Fife between Leven and Forth. 2006. x + 623 pp.
Vol. 2. Central fife between the rivers Leven and Eden. 2008. x + 550.
Vol. 3. St. Andrews and the East Neuk. 2009. xii + 644 pp.
Vol. 4. North Fife between Eden and Tay. 2010. xii + 748 pp.
Vol. 5. Discussion, glossaries and edited texts: with addenda and corrigenda of volumes 1-4. 2012. x + 710 pp.

Rev. by
Ronald Black, in IR 58/2 (Autumn, 2007), pp. 228-233 (Vol. 1).
Richard Coates, in CMCS 59 (Summer, 2010), pp. 92-93 (Vol. 2).
Nicholas Evans, in IR 65/2 (Nov., 2014), pp. 162-167 (Vol. 5).
Arkady Hodge, in IR 61/1 (May, 2010), pp. 105-109 (Vol. 3).
Arkady Hodge, in The Scottish historical review 95/2 (Oct., 2016), pp. 230-233 (1-5).
Pat McKay, in Ainm 12 (2014), pp. 169-173 (Vols. 1-2).
Denis Rixon, in IR 62/2 (Nov., 2011), pp. 255-257 (Vol. 4).
Alasdair Ross, in The Scottish historical review 88/2 (Oct., 2009), pp. 356-357 (Vol. 1).
Angus Watson, in JSNS 2 (2008), pp. 116-124.
Taylor (Simon): Sliabh in Scottish place-names: its meaning and chronology.
In JSNS 1 (2007), pp. 99–136.
Henery (Robert), Taylor (Simon): Pitmiclardie in Fife.
In JSNS 1 (2007), pp. 148–150.
Taylor (Simon): The Rock of the Irishmen: an early place-name tale from Fife and Kinross.
In West over sea (2007), pp. 497–514.
Smith (Beverley Ballin) (ed.), Taylor (Simon) (ed.), Williams (Gareth) (ed.): West over sea: studies in Scandinavian sea-borne expansion and settlement before 1300. A Festschrift in honour of Dr. Barbara E. Crawford / edited by Beverly Ballin Smith, Simon Taylor and Gareth Williams.
NW, 31. Turnhout: Brill, 2007. xxix + 581 pp. (The northern world, 31). Illus. tabs.
pp. xxv-xxix: A bibliography of the published works of Barbara E. Crawford, to the end of 2006.
Crawford (Barbara E.) (hon.)
Taylor (Simon): The toponymic landscape of the Gaelic Notes in the Book of Deer.
In Studies on the Book of Deer (2008), pp. 275–308.
In Appendix: Early forms of place-names discussed in the text [Aden, Altrie, Auchmachar, Auchnavard, Ball Domin, Biffie, Deer, Elrick, Pitfour, Pitlourg, Quartalehouse, Skillymarno, Ugie].
Taylor (Simon): Place-names of Lesmahagow.
In JSNS 3 (2009), pp. 65–106.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography [of Scottish name studies for] 2006–2009.
In JSNS 4 (2010), pp. 173–186.
Taylor (Simon): Pictish place-names revisited.
In Pictish progress (2011), pp. 67–118.
Examines the distribution of place-names in northern Britain which contain elements defined as P-Celtic. Appendix 1: Survey of place-name elements organized according to their degree of Pictishness (Category 1: P-Celtic words probably not borrowed into Gaelic: *aber or *abbor, *bren or *brun, *cēt, *cuper, *dol, *eclēs, *lanerc, *mig, *ogel, *pant, *pen, *pert, *pevr, *pren, ?*roth, *traus/*tros, Note on *nemed; Category 2: P-Celtic words borrowed into Gaelic but only attested in place-names: *cair, *carden, *gronn; Category 3: P-Celtic loan-words attested as common nouns in Gaelic: bad, dail, monadh, pett, pòr, preas; Category 4: Gaelic elements influenced by a Pictish cognate: ? beinn, blàr, càrn, dabhach, dùn, foithir, lios, ràth, srath); Appendix 2: The problem of Cardean; Appendix 3: A note on Keir; Appendix 4: Certain, probable or possible ‘Pictish’ names containing elements not discussed above.
Taylor (Simon): Placename studies in Scotland and the Onomasticon.
In Edmund Hogan’s Onomasticon Goedelicum (2011), pp. 103–116.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography of Scottish name studies for 2010.
In JSNS 5 (2011), pp. 183–188.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography of Scottish Name Studies for 2011.
In JSNS 6 (2012), pp. 97–99.
Márkus (Gilbert), Taylor (Simon), Butter (Rachel) (ed.), MacQuarrie (Alan) (ed.): Legends of Scottish saints: readings, hymns and prayers for the commemorations of Scottish saints in the Aberdeen Breviary / edited by Alan Macquarrie with Rachel Butter and contributions by Simon Taylor and Gilbert Márkus.
Dublin: Four Courts, 2012. lvii + 462 pp.
Rev. by
Dauvit Broun, in CMCS 71 (Summer, 2016), pp. 71-74.
Stephen Mark Holmes, in The Scottish historical review 94/1 (Apr., 2015), pp. 277-278.
Benjamin Hudson, in Speculum 89/2 (Apr., 2014), pp. 510-513.
Barry J. Lewis, in Celtica 28 (2016), pp. 262-266.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography of Scottish Name Studies for 2012.
In JSNS 7 (2013), pp. 85–88.
Taylor (Simon): The medieval parish in Scotland.
In JSNS 8 (2014), pp. 93–114.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography of Scottish name studies for 2013.
In JSNS 8 (2014), pp. 167–169.
Brooke-Freeman (Eileen) (comp.), Smith (Brian) (comp.), Taylor (Simon) (comp.), Waugh (William) (comp.): Doreen Waugh: a bibliography.
In JSNS 9 (2015), pp. 5–8.
Taylor (Simon): ‘StronPatnaHachalas or the Oxterhill’: place-names and language-contact in the Beauly area, Inverness-shire.
In JSNS 9 (2015), pp. 63–82.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography of Scottish name studies for 2014.
In JSNS 9 (2015), pp. 97–100.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography of Scottish name studies for 2015.
In JSNS 10 (2016), pp. 219–220.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography of Scottish name studies for 2016.
In JSNS 11 (2017), pp. 111–115.
Taylor (Simon) (comp.): Bibliography of Scottish name studies for 2017.
In JSNS 12 (2018), pp. 97–100.