townland
Baile an Bhíligh
genitive: Bhaile an Bhíligh
validated name
(Irish)
Ballinveelig
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Centrepoint

52.1337, -8.23102latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Is dóichí ar fhianaise an tsloinne Beale (Brit. Sur. 26) thuas gurb iarracht ar an ainm céanna a ghaelú atá sna foircinn -vilig, -veelig. Tagairt don sloinne seo níl in SGG agus réiteach fuaime, dá réir sin, is ea an fhoirm Ghaeilge thíos:
Nóta
1655
cuid deCarrigatotane (I 61.12)
DS
1659
Edward Beale Esq. (bf Clondullane)
Cen.
1660c
Capt. Edwd. Beale(bf Clondullane, 274 acra)
BSD (Co) Leathanach: 132
1770
Ballinvilig
CGn. Leathanach: 269.392.179443
1781
Ballinvilig
CGn. Leathanach: 341.231.228230
1793
Ballyvilig
CGn. Leathanach: 464.33.295730
1823
Ballyvilig orse Ballyvilloge
CGn. Leathanach: 781.12.528547
1828
Ballyvelig
TAB Leathanach: 15
1829
Ballinvinlleg (sic)
Reg. Bapt. Leathanach: (p.4993)
1834
Ballinvuileg
12/11/1834 (s.n. Mick Haly)
Reg. Bapt. Leathanach: (p.4993)
1840
Ballanveelig
BS:AL Leathanach: 1 8
1840
Ballivilog or Ballinvilig
Carey, E.:AL (Co)
1840
baile an mhílig
OC:AL
1840
Town of the soldier
OD:AL

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