Scottish Place Names
- Port Elizabeth, South Africa

Port Elizabeth
Of the names of the 313 urban and semi-urban suburbs located to date in the city of Port Elizabeth and the neighbouring towns of Uitenhage and Despatch, an area known since 2001 as the Nelson Mandela Bay Municipality, 57 (18.2%) can be found in Scotland or are based on Scottish family names or Scottish words. Of course, some of the names are used in other parts of the British Isles as well, but at least 30 (9.6%) appear to have a unique connection with Scotland, or are readily identifiable with places in Scotland that are based on the same names.
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Suburbs, neighbourhoods and townships with names that occur only in Scotland and not elsewhere in the British Isles are/or are definitely or most probably of Scottish origin, are:

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