townland
Cluain Íb
genitive: Chluain Íb
(Irish)
Cloneeb
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    (the) pasture of —

    Ní léir brí Íb. Ní dócha gur foirm í de Iób an Bhíobla, mar a thuairimíonn Ó Donnabháin.

    Féach mar sin féin go raibh eaglais anseo: ‘Church (site)’ san Fhardal Seandálaíochta (www.archaeology.ie) agus Ó Corragáin, History and Antiquities of the Diocese of Ossory II 342. Is minic láithreacha eaglasta luaite le cluain-ainmneacha; cf. Ó Cearbhaill, Logainmneacha na hÉireann III: Cluain i logainmneacha Co. Thiobraid Árann.

Centrepoint

52.8398, -7.63022 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1303–6
Clonybe
Cal. Lib. Rub. Uimhir calendar: 19, Foroinn: k
1624
Clonib
CPR Leathanach: 586
1636
Clonib
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 20 C I
1655
Cloneneabene
DS (P)
1655
Cloneebe
DS (Terr.)
1659
Cloneebe
Cen. Leathanach: 494
1660c
Cloneebe
BSD (La) Leathanach: 142
1669
Cloneeve
ASE Leathanach: 212
1669
Cloneeve
ASE Leathanach: 212
1669
Cloneeske
ASE Leathanach: 214
1678
Cloneeb
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 4 C II
1685
Clonebeene
Hib. Del.
1805
Cloneb
Cahill (La)
1838
Cloneib
BS:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Clonebb
HCSV:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Clonebb
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Cloneib
Lalor, J.:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Cloneine
Young, Rev.:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Cloneene
Woods:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Clonene
Drought, Cllr:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Cloneb
Cahill Co. Map:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Clonib
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Cloneeb
Inq. C II:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Cluain Íb, 'lawn of Job, a man's name'
OD:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Cluan Íb, Cloneeb
pl:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
Cloneeb
OD:AL Leathanach: La051,44
1838
[Cloneeb]
"…an old church and graveyard."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: La051,44

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