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genitive: Ghuagán Barra
non-validated name
(Irish)
Gougane Barra
(English)
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    the (rock-)cranny of Barra
    guagán — foirm áitiúil de gabhagán < gabhag, 'scoilt i gcarraig'. Féach A Dictionary of the Irish Language, www.dil.ie, s.v. gág.
    Barra — ainm pearsanta (naoimh)

  • English

    the (rock-)cranny of Barra
    guagán — local form of gabhagán < gabhag, 'cleft, crevice (in rock)'. See A Dictionary of the Irish Language, www.dil.ie, s.v. gág.
    Barra — personal name (= St. Finbarr)

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W 094 6602

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