Munros with the Gaelic "BEN"

There are Sixty-Three (63) munros linked with the gaelic word (ben)

ben

The most common hill word, with nearly 1000 on the OS maps meaning mountain of any shape or size, although generally away from costal areas it tends to lean towards the higher, bulkier mountain size. There are 9 ben / beinns in the highest 30 & almost 30 in the top 100.

Ben Nevis

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1344 metres / 4409 feetNN166712Ben NevisPossibly - Cloudy hill

Aonach Beag

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1234 metres / 4049 feetNN196715Ernoch BakeLittle ridge

Ben Lawers

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1214 metres / 3983 feetNN635414Byn LorsHill of the loud stream

Beinn a' Bhuird

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1197 metres / 3927 feetNJ092006Bine yuh VoordgeTable hill

Beinn Mheadhoin

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1182 metres / 3878 feetNJ024016Bine VeeyannMiddle hill

Ben More

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1174 metres / 3852 feetNN432244Ben MoreGreat mountain / Big hill

Beinn Bhrotain

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1157 metres / 3796 feetNN954922Bine VrotteenHill of the mastiff

Ben Cruachan

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1126 metres / 3694 feetNN069304Ben KrooerchanStacked hill

Beinn Ghlas

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1103 metres / 3619 feetNN625404Bine GlazGreen hill

Beinn Eibhinn

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1102 metres / 3615 feetNN449733Bine Eh-veenDelightful hill

Beinn a' Chlachair

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1087 metres / 3566 feetNN471781Bine uh ChlachearHill of the stonemason

Beinn Dearg [Ullapool]

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1084 metres / 3556 feetNH259811byn dyerakRed hill

Beinn a' Chaorainn [Glen Derry]

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1083 metres / 3553 feetNJ045013Bine uh ChooereenHill of the rowan tree

Beinn a'Chreachain

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1081 metres / 3547 feetNN373440Bine yuh ChrechenHill of the rocks

Beinn Heasgarnich

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1078 metres / 3537 feetNN413383Bine HeskarnichSheltering Place

Ben Starav

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1078 metres / 3537 feetNN125427Ben StaravHill of rustling

Beinn Dorain

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1076 metres / 3530 feetNN325378Bine Doe-erennHill of the small stream

Beinn a' Chaorainn [Loch Laggan]

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1049 metres / 3442 feetNN386851Bine uh ChooereenHill of the rowan

Beinn Iutharn Mhor

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1045 metres / 3428 feetNO045792Bine Yoo-ern VoarBig sharp ridged hill

Beinn Achaladair

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1038 metres / 3406 feetNN344432Bine AchulladerHill of the field by the hard water

Beinn Fhada

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1032 metres / 3386 feetNH018192Bine AtterLong hill

Ben Oss

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1029 metres / 3376 feetNN287253Ben OssHill of the loch-outlet

Ladhar Bheinn

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1020 metres / 3346 feetNG823039Larrer VaneHill of the hoof or claw

Beinn Bheoil

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1019 metres / 3343 feetNN516717Bine Vee-awlHill of the mouth

Beinn Ime

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1011 metres / 3317 feetNN255084Byn eemHill of butter

Beinn Udlamain

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1011 metres / 3317 feetNN579739Bine OotlermernGloomy hill

Beinn Eighe - Ruadh-stac Mor

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1010 metres / 3314 feetNG951611Bine Ehey;Roower Stack MoreBig red stack (File Mountain)

Beinn Dearg [Blair Atholl]

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1008 metres / 3307 feetNN852777Bine JerrackRed hill

Beinn Fhionnlaidh (Glen Affric)

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1005 metres / 3297 feetNH115282Bine Ee-yoonlyFindlay's hill

Beinn an Dothaidh

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1004 metres / 3294 feetNN331408Bine uh Naw-heeHill of the scorching

Ben More Assynt

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998 metres / 3274 feetNC318201Ben More AssyntBig hill of the rocky ridge

Glas Bheinn Mhor

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997 metres / 3271 feetNN153429Glaz Vine VoarBig green hill

Beinn Eunaich

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989 metres / 3245 feetNN135328Bine Eh-neechFowling hill

Gaor Bheinn

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987 metres / 3238 feetNN002875GulvainGreat Rough Hill

Beinn Alligin - Sgurr Mhòr

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986 metres / 3235 feetNG865613Skoor VoarBig peak (Jewel hill)

Ben Vorlich [Loch Earn]

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985 metres / 3232 feetNN629189Ben VorlichHill of the bay

Beinn a 'Chochuill

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980 metres / 3215 feetNN109328Bine yuh ChochellHill of the shell

Beinn Dubhchraig

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978 metres / 3209 feetNN307254Beinn doo-craigHill of the black crag

Beinn Sgritheall

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974 metres / 3196 feetNG835126Bine ScreehalScree hill

Ben Klibreck

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962 metres / 3156 feetNC585299Byn KleebreckMeaning unknown (Hill oh the speckled cliff)

Beinn nan Aighenan

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960 metres / 3150 feetNN148405Bine Ner-nigh-yanHill of the hinds

Beinn Fhionnlaidh [Glen Etive]

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959 metres / 3146 feetNN095497Bine Ee-yoon-lieFinlay's hill

Beinn Liath Mhor Fannaich

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954 metres / 3130 feetNH219724Byn leea voar fannichBig grey hill of Fannaich

Beinn Mhanach

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953 metres / 3127 feetNN373411Bine VannochMonk's hill

Beinn Bhuidhe

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948 metres / 3110 feetNN203187Byn voo-ieYellow hill

Beinn Tulaichean

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946 metres / 3104 feetNN416196Byn too-leach-anHill of the hillocks

Ben Vorlich [Loch Lomond]

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943 metres / 3094 feetNN295124Ben VorlickHill of the bay

Beinn a'Chroin

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940 metres / 3084 feetNN388186Byn a KroinHill of the sheep fold

Luinne Bheinn

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939 metres / 3081 feetNG869007Loonya VaneAngry hill

Beinn na Lap

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937 metres / 3074 feetNN376695Bine na LapDappled hill

Beinn Sgulaird

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937 metres / 3074 feetNN053460Bine SkoolargeHat shaped hill

Beinn Tarsuinn

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937 metres / 3074 feetNH039728Bine TarshinTransverse Mountain

Beinn Chabhair

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933 metres / 3061 feetNN367179Byn chavaarHill of the hawk

Fionn Bheinn

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933 metres / 3061 feetNH147621Feeown VaneLight colored hill

Beinn Bhreac [Glen Derry]

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931 metres / 3054 feetNO058971Bine VrackMossy hill

Ben Chonzie

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931 metres / 3054 feetNN773308Ben ee hoanMossy hill

Ben Hope

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927 metres / 3041 feetNC477501Byn HopeHill of the inlet or bay

Beinn Liath Mhor

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926 metres / 3038 feetNG964519Bine Leeya VoarHill of the grey corrie

Beinn Narnain

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926 metres / 3038 feetNN271066Byn naar-nainHill of the notches

A'Ghlas-bheinn

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918 metres / 3012 feetNH008230Ul Glaz VaneRounded hill of the tongue

Beinn a'Chlaidheimh

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916 metres / 3005 feetNH061775Bine uh Chly-evHill of the sword

Beinn a' Chleibh

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916 metres / 3005 feetNN250256Ben chlayvHill of the chest

Beinn Teallach

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915 metres / 3002 feetNN361859Bine ChyallochForge hill

ben

The most common hill word, with nearly 1000 on the OS maps meaning mountain of any shape or size, although generally away from costal areas it tends to lean towards the higher, bulkier mountain size. There are 9 ben / beinns in the highest 30 & almost 30 in the top 100.