towncivil parishelectoral district
Coill an Chollaigh
genitive: Choill an Chollaigh
(Irish)
Bailieborough
(English)

Glossary

coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood

Hierarchy

county

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the wood of the boar
    Fuair an áit seo a hainm Béarla as William Bailie, Albanach a fuair tailte anseo sa bhliain 1610

  • English

    the wood of the boar
    The English name comes from William Bailie, a Scot who was granted lands in this area in 1610

Centrepoint

53.9246, -6.97207latitude, longitude
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