townland
An Com (Parker)
genitive: an Choim
validated name
(Irish)
Coum (Parker)
(English)

Glossary

com
English hollow, coomb

Centrepoint

52.855, -8.3372 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

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Coumbeg, Coumroe
CGn.
1606
? Comekaine
CPR Leathanach: 99
1636
Cowe, Coue
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: II.280
1636
Come
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: II.281
1636
Coym
Inq.(TÁ) Leathanach: III.292
1654
Coume
CS II Leathanach: 137, 142, 143, 152 &rl.
1657
Coume
DS
1659
Combe
Cen. Leathanach: 323
c.1660
Conme
BSD (TÁ) Leathanach: 194
1666
Combe or Combs
ASE Leathanach: 51:5
1666-1667
Coome
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 177
1685
Cowne
Hib. Del.
1840
Combrua
BS:AL
1840
Coomballen
BS:AL
1840
Coombeg
BS:AL
1840
Coombparker
BS:AL
1840
Com beg
OC:AL
1840
Com ruadh
OC:AL
1840
Com ailen
OC:AL
1840
Com ailen 'Allen's hollow or dell'
OD:AL
1840
Com ailen
pl OC:AL
1840
Com beg
pl OC:AL
1840
Com ruadh
pl OC:AL
1989
ˌkəumˈbeg
Áit.
1989
ˌkəumˈpa:rkər
Áit.
1989
ˌkəumˈpæ:rkər
Áit.
1989
ˌkəumˈru:
Áit.
1989
kəum
T. Hogan C810B215
Áit.

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