townland
Tigh an Gharraí
genitive: Thigh an Gharraí
(Irish)
Tingar
(English)

Glossary

English garden, court
teach, steach, stigh, tigh
English house

Centrepoint

52.5726, -6.24185latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1654
Tengury (Walshingham Cooke)
CS (LG) Imleabhar: IX, Leathanach: 42
1659 c
Tiggary
Cen. Leathanach: 550
1660
Tengury (Walsh. Cooke)
BSD (LG)
1840
Meaning uncertaing; cf. Dinn Geárr ‘short mound or moat’
OD:AL
1840
Tingar
BS:AL

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