townland
An Choill Mhór
genitive: na Coille Móire
(Irish)
Cuilmore
(English)

Glossary

coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood
English great, big

Centrepoint

54.0363, -7.75335latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
Cf: p: Annaduff b:Mohill
Nóta
"ME An Choill Mhór (2002) Ga, RC, Sl "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Coill-mhór = Great wood. There are two townlands of this name, and O’Donovan glosses both with the Latin, Silva magna. "
Nóta
1631
?Cullmore
Inq. Leathanach: 177
1817
Culmore
Larkin (Li)
1834?
Kilmore
TAB Leathanach: (60:16/9) 111
1836
Culmore
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Culmore
BS:AL
1836
Culmore
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Callmore
Larkin (Li)
1836
Coill mhuar
pl:AL
1836
Coill mhuar
great wood,' 'sylva magna'
OD:AL
1836
Cŭilmore
"Made Kilmore in Ulster." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL

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