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genitive: Inis Arcáin
validated name
(Irish)
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(English)
Glossary
inis
(also: inse)
island; river meadow
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    Inis Arcáin ‘the island of Arcán’

    Arcán — a variant (early) form of orcán, ‘piglet’

  • English

    Inis Arcáin ‘the island of Arcán’

    Arcán — a variant (early) form of orcán, ‘piglet’

Irish Grid

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There is or was once a post office here.

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