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Caisleán an Phúca Theas
genitive: Chaisleán an Phúca Theas
validated name
(Irish)
Castlepook South
(English)
Glossary
caisleán castle
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    the castle of An Púca
    An Púca — ainm dílis nó sloinne anseo, is dócha, seachas an ainmfhocal púca, ‘gruagach, síofra’. Féach Ó Cearbhaill, ‘An Púca i Logainmneacha’, Ainm II, 104, uimhir 83

  • English

    the castle of An Púca
    An Púca — most likely a proper name or surname here rather than the noun púca, ‘goblin, elf’. See Ó Cearbhaill, ‘An Púca i Logainmneacha’, Ainm II, 104, number 83

Irish Grid

R 61328 11393

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