barony barony
Sliabh Mairge
genitive: Shliabh Mairge
non-validated name
(Irish)
Slievemargy
(English)

Glossary

English mountain, moor

Hierarchy

county

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the mountain of Mairge
    Mairge — ainm dúiche

    Tagann tagairtí don logainm seo anuas chugainn ó ré na Sean-Ghaeilge agus na Meán-Ghaeilge ach ní léir brí mairge.

    Bhí Gaeilge fós á labhairt ag na seandaoine i ndeisceart na barúntachta seo aimsir na Suirbhéireachta (cf. LSO Chill Chainnigh I 221–2).

Centrepoint

52.8723, -7.0562 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

800/830c.
Scothíne mind Margae
FOeng. Leathanach: 33
1100c.
Scuthine Slebe Mairge
CGSH Iontráil: 189
1100c.
Scuithin Slebe Maircce
CGSH Iontráil: 622, Foroinn: 191
1100c.
i Sleib Mairge
CGSH Iontráil: 720
1160c.
i Sleib Mairge
LL Imleabhar: VI, Líne: 51886
1160c.
Scuthine Slebe Mairge
LL Imleabhar: VI, Líne: 47631
1170c
(g.) Slebi Mairge
'i n-Uib Scellain ...'
FOeng. Leathanach: 66
1170c
i Sleib Mairgi
'[Longarad] i Cill Gapra ...il-Les Longarad'
FOeng. Leathanach: 198
1170c.
ó Shliabh Maircce
FGorm. Leathanach: 168
1170c.
Sleibhe Maircce
FGorm. Leathanach: 6
1170c
Scoithine o Thigh Scoithine a Sleib Mairge
Notationes s.v. Scothíne Margae
FOeng.
1390c.
Scuthin slebe marge
BB Leathanach: 220, Colún: c, Líne: 52, Líne: 53
1400c.
i Sleib Mairge
UM Duilliú nua-aimseartha: 53, Véarsa: V, Colún: b, Líne: 8, Líne: 9
1410c.
Scuthin slébi margai
LB Leathanach: 18, Colún: a
1518c
Sleymarge
Kildare Rent. Leathanach: 267
1538c
Slemergath
Crown Surv. Iontráil: 2
1538c
Obergy in Sleghmergeth
Crown Surv. Leathanach: 8
1589
Slewmarge
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 3 Eliz.
1630c.
go Sliabh Mairge
FFÉ Imleabhar: III, Leathanach: 304
1636
i Sleibh Mairge
FNÉ Leathanach: 234
1650c.
Sguithin Slebhe Mairge
LGen. Alt: 731.7
1654-6
Slewmarga
'the barony of ...'
CS X Leathanach: 22

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