Words and Proper Names

asaileag (ScG)

3713.
Lockwood (W. B.): Ptarmigan and other Gaelic names.
In SGS 12/2 (Autumn 1976), pp. 271–278.
Bird-names: Engl. ptarmigan (< ScG tarmachan), tairmid, stearnal, amhas, asaileag, buigeir, dìrid.