Words and Proper Names

annaid (ScG)

4453.
MacDonald (Aidan): Annat in Scotland: a provisional review.
In ScS 17 (1973), pp. 135–146.
Argues that the element annaid (< OIr. andóit) in Scottish place names was in the broadened meaning of `(site of an) old church’. Includes a list of occurrences of Annat.