civil parish
Achadh Mhálainn
genitive: Achadh Mhálainn
(Irish)
Aghavallen
(English)

Glossary

achadh, -ach
English field

Centrepoint

52.5492, -9.49625 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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1302-6c
Rut...alyn (recte Kilcydmalyn or Kiltydmalyn)
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 297
1427
Achmalynd
Ann. Ardf. Leathanach: 4 (7)
1432
Achwmalayn
Ann. Ardf. Leathanach: 6(12)
1460
Achamaland
Ann. Ardf. Leathanach: 10(30)
1473
Hacmallind
CPL Leathanach: 358
1507
Hacamaluyn
Ann. Ardf. Leathanach: 47(131)
1570
Aughwallen
F Leathanach: 1643
1575
Agheamallie
F Leathanach: 2820
1581
Aghmale
F Leathanach: 3758
1582
Anaghwalin
F Leathanach: 4013
1588-9
Aghahamally
F Leathanach: 5306
1596
Anaghwalin, Anagunulinn
F Leathanach: 5981
1596-7
Aghevalin
F Leathanach: 6034
1603
Annaghewollin or Anagowlin
CPR Leathanach: 10b
1603
Aghehamaley or Aghevallin
CPR Leathanach: 8a
1604
Aghevaline
CPR Leathanach: 54b
1615
Aghavallen
RVis. (Ardf.) Leathanach: 185
1627
Aghvullyn
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: 212
1655
Aghavallen
DS
1659
Aghavalin
Cen. Leathanach: 251
1660
Aghavallen
BSD (Ci) Leathanach: 148
1685
Aghanalle
Hib. Del.
1787
Aghavallin Ch.
Pelham (Cl)
1837
Aghavallin or Aghavalah
Top. Dict.
1841
Aghavallon
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghavallin, Aghavally
Smith Hist. Kerry:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghavally
Smith Eng. Map:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Ahavallan
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Ahavallan
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghvullyn
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghavallen
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Achadh mhala, 'now understood to mean field of the sack or bag'
"Acha bhála" [scriosta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghavallen
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghavallen Parish
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aughawaula
Local:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghavallin
[1800]
Vestry Bk.:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghavallin
TL:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Aghavallin
Meresman:AL Leathanach: Ci005,1
1841
Is in Irish as locally pronounced by the natives Acha Mhála, of which Acha, the first part, means a field, but the meaning of the second part is uncertain.
LSO (Ci) Leathanach: 10
1955
Nótaí an tSeabhaic: Achadh Mhálann; mala = gruadh, bruach, 'brow' [?]. De ghnáth is ‘Málainn’ a dheirtear mar ainm áite. Ó Donn – Achadh Mhála;
Nóta
1999
ˌɑːhəˈvahələn
Áit. Cainteoir: a3, Uimhir : C900

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