Droim Biúir
genitive: Dhroim Biúir
validated name


droim, drom
English ridge

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the ridge of —
    Ní léir bunús Biú(i)r. Tá sé le fáil i logainmneacha eile i gContae Mhuineacháin, mar atá
    Droim Biúir/Drumbear, par. Mhuineacháin, agus Droim Biúir/Drumbure, par. Choirrín

  • English

    the ridge of —
    The origin of Biú(i)r is unclear. It occurs elsewhere in County Monaghan: Droim Biúir/Drumbear, par. Monaghan, agus Droim Biúir/Drumbure, par. Currin


54.2744, -7.04359latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Irish Grid (without letter)
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)

Archival records

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