BROWSE
civil parishelectoral division
Cill Mhuire
genitive: Chill Mhuire
validated name
(Irish)
Kilmurry
(English)

Glossary

English church

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church of Muire
    Muire — ainm pearsanta (< Maria na Laidine).
    Pléitear an logainm seo go mion in Logainmneacha na hÉireann II, 176–8

  • English

    the church of Muire
    Muire — personal name (< Latin Maria).
    This placename is discussed in detail in Logainmneacha na hÉireann II, 176–8

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52.3854, -7.47131latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Cill Mhuire
PN Decies Leathanach: 270
c.1306
Kilmurre
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 307
1524
Kylmory
COD Leathanach: IV.93
1588
Kyllmurry
Magrath Vis. Leathanach: 355
1607
Killmurrie
RVis. (Lis.) Leathanach: 320
1607
Kilmurry
RVis. (Lis.) Leathanach: 300
1615
Kilmurry
RVis. (Lis.) Leathanach: 286
1654
Killmurry
CS I Leathanach: 265, 261, 262, 264 etc
1654
Kilmurry
CS I Leathanach: 261, 263, 264
1654
Kilmurry
CS II Leathanach: 403
1654
Kylmurry
CS II Leathanach: 403
1657
Killmurry
DS
1659
Killmorry
Cen. Leathanach: 310
1659
Killmurry
Cen. Leathanach: 310
c.1660
Killmurry
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 119
c.1660
Kilmurry
(Car. II)
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: III.344
c.1660
Kilmurry
(Eliz. I)
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: I. 254
1665-1666
Kyllmurry
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 30
1685
Killmurry
Hib. Del.
1819
[bf Kilmurry] 'keile' a church, 'muirre' of Mary
Par. Stat. Leathanach: II.125
1840
Kilmurry
AL
1840
Cill (Mh)..ir..
Glanta:AL
1840
cill Mhuire
OD:AL
1989
ˌkilˈmo̤riː
Áit.

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