An Gearrmhuine
genitive: an Ghearrmhuine
validated name

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the short thicket
    I logainmneacha is gnách an focal muine a bheith firinscneach, faoi mar atá in A Dictionary of the Irish Language (

  • English

    the short thicket
    In placenames, the word muine, 'thicket', is usually masculine, as it is in A Dictionary of the Irish Language (


52.5571, -8.27881 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Irish Grid (without letter)
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