Tigh Molaige
genitive: Thigh Molaige
validated name
(Irish)
Timoleague
(English)

Glossary

teach, steach, stigh, tigh
English house

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    Tigh Molaige ‘the (religious) house of Saint Molaige’

  • English

    Tigh Molaige ‘the (religious) house of Saint Molaige’

    Molaige — a variant form of Molaga, a pet form of Lugh

Centrepoint

51.6446, -8.76842latitude, longitude
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Properties

POThere is or was once a post office here

Archival records

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Historical references

1841
[Timoleague]
"See parish name." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach (AL): Co379,9
1841
Timoleague
Rental:AL Leathanach: Co379,9
1841
Timoleague
TL:AL Leathanach: Co379,9
1841
Timoleague
BS:AL Leathanach: Co379,9

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