Tulach an Iarainn
genitive: Thulach an Iarainn
validated name
(Irish)
Tallow
(English)

Glossary

tulach, tulaigh
English hillock

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the hillock of the iron
    Is cosúil ar iontrálacha 1287, 1468, srl., gurbh é Tulach Rátha, 'hillock of (the) ring-fort', an seanainm.

  • English

    the hillock of the iron
    It appears from entries 1287, 1468, etc., that the former name was Tulach Rátha, 'hillock of (the) ring-fort'.

Centrepoint

52.0924, -8.00912latitude, longitude
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Properties

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