civil parishelectoral division
Cill Laighneach
genitive: Chill Laighneach
non-validated name
(Irish)
Killinagh
(English)

Glossary

English church

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church of Laighne; church of (the) Leinstermen
    Laighne — ainm pearsanta mná

  • English

    the church of Laighne; church of (the) Leinstermen
    Laighne — personal name (female)

Centrepoint

54.2285, -7.96556latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1836
Cill Laighneach, 'the church of St Leyny'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Killynagh
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Killinagh
"The best spelling would be Kil-Loynagh or Kil-Leynagh - the ly being long and accented" [OD Nóta];
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Killinagh
"see co. general list" [dúch dearg];
dúch dearg:AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Cilíneach
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Killinagh
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Killynagh
Co. List 1790:AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Killinagh
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Killinagh
DS:AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Cill Laighneach, 'church of the Leinsterman'
"(local)" [dúch];
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Cuilleannach
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: Ca035,2
1836
Cuilíneach
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: Ca035,2

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