river
An Bhóinn
genitive: na Bóinne
validated name
(Irish)
River Boyne
(English)

Centrepoint

53.5372, -6.64239 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Computing...
Irish Grid (without letter)
Computing...
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)
Computing...

Archival records

scanned image scanned image scanned image scanned image

Historical references

g.d.
ó Bhóinn
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 276, Véarsa: 23
g.d.
Innbhear Bóinne
Dioghl. D Leathanach: 317, Véarsa: 5
g.d.
ar cleith mBóinne
Aith.D Leathanach: 42, Véarsa: 22
g.d.
ar Bhóinn
Ir. Bard. Poet Leathanach: 164, Véarsa: 22, Líne: 3
g.d.
a sheabhaic Bóinne
Ir. Bard. Poet Leathanach: 165, Véarsa: 25, Líne: 1
1540c
le Boyne
Super aquam de le Boyne Crown Survey 105
Crown Surv.
1563c
Boyn. f.
Map BM (Cotton)
1592
Boure
F
1600 c
Bóinn is Siúir
Ir. Bard. Poet Leathanach: 61, Véarsa: 7, Líne: 1
1604
Boyne
CPR
1739
boinn .i. breagna—the river Boin
Foclóir Uí Neachtain
1739
na boinne [g.]
"breiseadh na boinne" s.v. breiseadh
Foclóir Uí Neachtain
1739
na bóinne [g.]
"bualadh na bóinne" s.v. bualadh—a Battle
Foclóir Uí Neachtain
1837
bóinne
pl:AL Leathanach: CD068,43
2011
dəˈbɑin
(Fear as Edenburt (Ca))
Áit.

Please note: Some of the documentation from the archives of the Placenames Branch is available here. It indicates the range of research contributions undertaken by the Branch on this placename over the years. It may not constitute a complete record, and evidence may not be sequenced on the basis of validity. It is on this basis that this material is made available to the public.

Archival and research material provided on this site may be used, subject to acknowledgement. Issues regarding republication or other permissions or copyright should be addressed to logainm@dcu.ie.