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Onomastic Societies

Scottish Place-Name Society
English Place-Name Society
Welsh Place-Name Society (Cymdeithas Enwau Lleoedd Cymru)
Ulster Place-Name Society
Society for Name Studies in Britain and Ireland
International Congress of Onomastic Sciences
The Guild of One-Name Studies
NORNA – The Nordic cooperative committee for onomastic research

Related Societies

Scottish Society for Northern Studies

Websites of Interest digital onomastics
Centre for Scottish and Celtic Studies (University of Glasgow)
Northern Ireland Place-Name Project (Queen’s University Belfast)
Scottish Toponymy in Transition (University of Glasgow)
Shetland ForWirds
People of Medieval Scotland: 1093 -1314
Placenames Database of Ireland
England and Wales Baby Names: trends in naming since 1996
Commemorations of Saints in Scottish Place-Names (University of Glasgow)
The Digital Exposure of English Place-Names (Facebook page; official website launching soon)
UNGEGN (United Nations Group of Experts on Geographical Names)
Names in Denmark (in English and Danish)
Stednavneudvalget – The Danish Place-Name Commission (in Danish). Contains an interactive search engine for Authorised Danish Place-Names.
SOFI – The Swedish Institute for Language and Folklore
Norsk Namnelag – The Norwegian Name Association
The Names Archive of Finland
Hogan’s Onomasticon Goedelicum (online with University College Cork)
Ghana Place Names project
Place-Name books archive

Place-Name Walks
– Scotland

Tillicoultry and Alva, Clackmannanshire
Dollar and Harviestoun, Clackmannanshire
Aberdour, Fife
Leslie, Fife
Markinch, Fife
Falkland to Strathmiglo, Fife
Loch Leven, Perth and Kinross
Portmoak, Perth and Kinross