civil parish
An Phrióireacht
genitive: na Prióireachta
non-validated name
(Irish)
Prior
(English)

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Historical references

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Féach faoi Ballinskelligs
Nóta
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príóir > *prí-oir > monosyllabic *priair / ‘A derivative is seen in the Irish name of the parish of Prior in South Kerry, which is called in local Irish An Phriaireacht’. T.F.O’Rahilly Ériu 13,137
Nóta
1306c.
the prior de Rupe Beati Michaelis
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 298
1306c.
Church de Rupe Beati Michaelis
Pap. Tax. Leathanach: 298
1476
monasterium Bti. Michaelis de Ruppe,O.S.A.
Ann. Ardf.
1776
Prior Parish
Mackenzie Leathanach: VIII
1841
Parish Prior
Sullivan, Rev. J.:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Parish Prior
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Parish Prior
Map (Lansdowne, Marquis o Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Prior alias Ballinskeligs
Smith Hist. Kerry:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Balliniskellix
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Paróiste an Phriora, 'the Prior's parish'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Paraiste an phríora
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Prior
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Parish Prior
Nimmo Bar. Map:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Parish Prior
Voter Reg. 1832:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Parish Prior
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Parish Prior
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci129,1
1841
Paraiste an Phríora
LSO (Ci) Leathanach: 165/384, Údar: OC
1927c.
ó pharóiste na Priaireachta
Béal. Leathanach: XXIX 116
1927c.
insa Phriaireacht
Béal. Leathanach: XXIX 91
1927c.
paróiste an Phriaire
LSh. Í Chonaill Leathanach: 176
1930
i bparóist’ an Phriairhe
Béal. Leathanach: XXVII 110
1945
na Priaireachta(gin.)
Béal. Leathanach: XV 17
1945
sa Phriaireacht
Béal. Leathanach: XV 21
1945
paróiste an Phriaire
Béal. Leathanach: XV 63
1947
An Phriaireacht
SÓC:Cártaí Móra
1948
paróiste an Phriaire
LSh. Í Chonaill (réamhrá) Leathanach: IX
1948
sa Phriaireacht
LSh. Í Chonaill (réamhrá) Leathanach: XXIV
1948
Parróiste an Phriara nú Par.na Priaireacht
TÓC:Cártaí Móra
1954
An Phríoracht, nó An Phriaireacht nó fós Paróiste an Phriara. Is minic anois a tugtar Par. Bhaile an Sceillig air. Is áirithe gur ón bPríoracht,go bhfuil a fothrach cois trá i reilig Bhaile an Sceillig, do hainmníodh an Par.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 33

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