mountain or mountain range
Sliabh Liag
genitive: Shliabh Liag
validated name
(Irish)
Slieve League
(English)

Glossary

English mountain, moor
lia, liag
English stone, pillar-stone

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    Sliabh Liag ‘mountain of stones, stone pillars’

  • English

    Sliabh Liag ‘mountain of stones, stone pillars’

Centrepoint

54.657, -8.71282latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1959
Sliabh Liag
Gael. Theil. Leathanach: 240

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