Munros with the Gaelic "BIDEAN"

There are Three (3) munros linked with the gaelic word (bidean)

sharp point, pinnacle or top. The suffix -an is normally the Gaelic diminutive, in the way lochan is a small loch: and bidean is the diminutive biod. Yet bideans are amongst the highest munos (Bidean nam Bian). Many bidean names refer to a corrie of hollow beneath them

Bidean nam Bian

HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
1150 metres / 3773 feetNN143542Beed-yan nam Ee-yannPinnacle of the hills

Bidein a'Ghlas Thuill

HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
1062 metres / 3484 feetNH068843Beedyan uh Glaz HailPinnacle of the green hollow (The forge)

Bidein a'Choire Sheasgaich

HeightGrid Ref.PronunciationMeaning
945 metres / 3100 feetNH049412Beedyan uh Korrer HeskeechPeak of the Corrie of the Farrow Cattle

sharp point, pinnacle or top. The suffix -an is normally the Gaelic diminutive, in the way lochan is a small loch: and bidean is the diminutive biod. Yet bideans are amongst the highest munos (Bidean nam Bian). Many bidean names refer to a corrie of hollow beneath them