townland
Formaoil
genitive: Fhormaoileach
(Irish)
Fermoyle
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    round hill

    Díol spéise an fhoirm áitiúil a bhailigh an Corragánach .i. 1905 ‘Fur-wael .i. For-mhaol’. Níl aon rian den -m- séimh /w/ seo san fhianaise stairiúil anseo ná sna solaoidí eile den logainm céanna ar fud na tíre (Ci, Cl, Do, FM, Ga, Li, Lo, ME, Mu, RC, Sl).

    Tá cupla sampla den fhoirm fhada Formaol na bhFiann (History and Antiquities of the Diocese of Ossory II 109) in Onom. Goed. 428 agus iad ag tagairt d’áiteanna eile darb ainm Formael. Pléann FitzPatrick suíomh na logainmneacha seo go léir in 'Formaoil na Fiann: Hunting Preserves and Assembly Places in Gaelic Ireland' in Proc. Harvard Celtic Colloquium 32 (2012) 95–118.

Centrepoint

52.8592, -7.36121 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1302
Fyrmayl
CJR Leathanach: i, 456
1307
Fermaill, manor
CDI Leathanach: v, 670
1518-19
Formoyll
Kildare Rent. Iontráil: 268
1593
fformoile
COD Imleabhar: vi, 144
1602
Furmoilie
F Leathanach: 6704
1607
Formoyle
O Doyne Ms. Leathanach: 2
1613
Formoyle
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 3 J I
1619
Formoyle
CPR Leathanach: 429
1621
Farmoyle
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 19 J I
1621
Formyle
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 19 J I
1633
Farmoyle
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 16 C I
1633
Farmoyne
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 16 C I
1633
Fermoyle, manor of
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 16 C I
1655
Formoyle
DS
1655
Formoyle
DS Par. (Reeves)
1655
Formale
DS (Terr.)
1659
Farmoyle
Cen. Leathanach: 491
1660c
Formoyle
BSD (La) Leathanach: 128
1685
Fermoyle
Hib. Del.
1805
Fermoyle
Cahill (La)
1838
Fermoyle
Thornhill, Rev. J. :AL Leathanach: La055,9
1838
Fermoyle
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: La055,9
1838
Fermoyle
pl:AL Leathanach: La055,9
1838
Fermoil
Morgan, W.:AL Leathanach: La055,9
1838
Fermoyle
Owen:AL Leathanach: La055,9
1838
Formaoil, 'a round hill'
OD:AL Leathanach: La055,9
1838
Fermoyle
"'Formoyle' made general." [scriosta]
OC:AL Leathanach: La055,9
1838
Fermoyle
BS:AL Leathanach: La055,9
1838
Fermoil
Bagnell:AL Leathanach: La055,9
1905
Formaol na bhFiann
On an old map of the Manor of Fermoyle (1748)
Carrigan Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 109
1905
Fur-wael .i. For-mhaol, 'the bare, round hill'
Carrigan Imleabhar: II, Leathanach: 109
2004
ferˈmɔil
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