Gaillimh
genitive: na Gaillimhe
(Irish)
Galway
(English)

Hierarchy

county

Centrepoint

53.2828, -9.04489latitude, longitude
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Properties

POThere is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

1725c
Gaille
"(co.) Galmhe ... (rí-phort) Gaille"
Eólas ar an Domhan
1739
gailliom—Galvay, or Gallway in Irland
Foclóir Uí Neachtain
1966
ar bhóthar na Gaillimhe
ˌwoːhərnəˌgɑˈliː
Áit. Cainteoir: PMcT, Uimhir : T144a1
1966
i nGaillimh
ŋɑl′iˑ
Áit. Cainteoir: PMcT, Uimhir : T144a1

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