Morendy FGN S NO429250 2
Mornday 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Moranday Houses 1790 x 1799 St Fort Sketch Plan [in Littlefair 1985]
Mornday Cottage 1841 Census Record
Mornday 1827 Ainslie/East Fife
Morendy Cottages 1855 OS 6 inch 1st edn [also Morendy Wood]
? Sc murn
The derivation of this name is unclear, and it is not even certain in which language it was coined. It may, however, contain Sc murn ‘mourn, weep’, found with more certainty in Mournipea AMY (q.v., above).
The name survives in OS Pathf. Morendy Cottages (NO429250) and Morendy Wood (NO427248).
/ˈmɔrəndɪ/ or /ˈmɔrndɪ/
This place-name appeared in printed volume 4