Kinnaird KMB S NO420162 1 363 10m WEF

Kinehard c.1220 Terrier F [17/18th c. copy]
Kynnarde 1452 x 1480 RMS ii no. 1444
Kynnard 1490 x 1494 RMS ii no. 2210 [to John Scheves (Shevez) the lands of Kemback (Kenbak) and Kinnaird]
Kynnaird 1593 RMS v no. 2273 [one of the lands of the archbishop of St Andrews, part of the lordship and barony of Dairsie (Darsy)]
Kinnard 1654 Blaeu (Pont) East Fife
Kynard 1654 Blaeu (Gordon) Fife
Kinnaird 1775 Ainslie/Fife
Kinnaird 1856 OS 6 inch 1st edn

G ceann + an + àirde

‘End of the height’. The height in question is Kemback Hill.


This place-name appeared in printed volume 2