Doire Tharsna
genitive: Dhoire Tharsna
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English (oak-)wood, grove, thicket

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    transverse thicket
    Ní léir brí tarsna san ainm. Ní hannamh séimhiú ag leanúint doire -- iarsma den seanlogthuiseal, b'fhéidir

  • English

    transverse thicket
    The meaning of the word tarsna is unclear here. It is not uncommon for lenition to follow the word doire -- a remnant of the old locative case, perhaps


52.746, -8.48014latitude, longitude
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