...when they had passed the few settlements on the Gwenllech and Upper Buina, passed Ard Carraigh and plunged into the forest below, deserted and intersected by gorges.
— pg(s). 113, Blood of Elves (UK edition)
'I understand. I will leave immediately. I have no choice — I have to turn back towards Daevon or Ard Carraigh.'
— pg(s). 121, Blood of Elves (UK edition)
In Kaedwen, Scoia'tael commandos, amassed into a large unit, had orchestrated a massacre in Fort Leyda. To avenge the massacre, the people of Ard Carraigh had organised a pogrom, murdering almost four hundred non-humans residing in the capital.
— pg(s). 6, Time of Contempt (UK edition)
- Meaning of name of the city was confirmed by Fonopolis studio, which makes audiobook adaptations of The Witcher Saga in close consultation with Andrzej Sapkowski himself