civil parishtownland
Achadh Mhic Airt
genitive: Achadh Mhic Airt
non-validated name
(Irish)
Aghmacart
(English)

Glossary

achadh, -ach
English field

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the field of the son of Art
    Art — ainm pearsanta

    Láthair eaglasta anseo. Tagann fianaise anuas chugainn ón 12ú haois .i. 1156 ‘im Achadh maic Airt’. Tá mionchuntas breá ar scoil leighis Uí Chonchúir a bhí lonnaithe anseo ag Nic Dhonnchadha ‘The Medical School of Aghmacart’ in Ossory, Laois and Leinster 2 (2006).

Centrepoint

52.8235, -7.47904latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1251
Achidmacarth
CDI Leathanach: i, 3182
1302
Adhmacart
Okegle
CJR Leathanach: 1, 456
1419
Aghmacart
v.l. Aghmecarte
COD Imleabhar: iii, 35
1425
Achmickairt
CPL Leathanach: 7, 398
1441
Achemycarth
CPL Leathanach: 216
1448
Hachnkyrt
CPL Leathanach: 403/4
1455
Achmmcharth
CPL Leathanach: 11
1455
Achamicayre
Dermit Omeachyn
CPL Leathanach: 674
1455
Achamicayrt
CPL Leathanach: 674
1465
Achmadhcarrt
CPL Leathanach: 414
1466
Aghmaccart
Ann. Oss. Leathanach: 7
1468
Achmacart
CPL Leathanach: 634
1469
Achamacurth
CPL Leathanach: 726
1479
Achmeckart
CPL Leathanach: 13, 638
1479
Hacmakarthy
CPL Leathanach: 13, 74
1481
Achamycayrt
CPL Leathanach: 13, 771
1481
Achamicayrt
CPL Leathanach: 13, 772
1481
Achamicayrt
Ann. Oss. Leathanach: 16
1489
Acchamechart
monastery of St. Mary alias of St. Tergnasius
CPL Leathanach: 14, 313
1498
Achamarit
Ann. Oss. Leathanach: 29
1541
Agmacarte, Monastery of
in co. Typperare
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 333
1541
Agmacarte, Rectory of
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 333
1590
Achaidh Mic Airt
"Et Achaidh Mic Airt mo log ..." [Risteard Ó Conchúir, scríobhaí ón gCúlchoill]
RIA Uimhir: 3 C 19, Leathanach: 288r2
1601
Aghamacairt, rectory of
Florence Fitz Patrick
F Leathanach: 6493
1601
Agham'kairt alias Aghmacairtie
Florence Fitz Patrick
F Leathanach: 6493
1660c
Aghmacarte Parish
BSD (La) Leathanach: 131
1660c
Gleabe in Aghmacart
BSD (La) Leathanach: 131
1685
Aghamart [Parish]
Hib. Del.

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