Dún na nGall
genitive: Dhún na nGall
validated name
(Irish)
Donegal
(English)

Glossary

dún, dúnaibh
English fort
English foreigner; standing stone

Centrepoint

54.972, -7.9823 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

g.d.
Í Domhnaill Dhúin na nGall
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 309, Véarsa: 24
g.d.
múr duaitheanta Dúin na nGall
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 377, Véarsa: 38
1550-1600 c
go Dún na nGall
Ir. Bard. Poet Leathanach: 38, Véarsa: 4, Líne: 1
1725c
(contae) Dún na nGall ... (rí-phort) Dún na nGall
Eólas ar an Domhan

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