Cill Abáin
genitive: Chill Abáin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Killabban
(English)

Glossary

English church

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church of Abán
    Abán — ainm naoimh, ar foirm dhíspeagtha é de ab “abbot” nó den ainm pearsanta Ailbhe

    Féach FSÁG s.n. Ceall Abáin.

Centrepoint

52.8857, -7.04499 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1548
Killeban
F Leathanach: 136
1548
Kill Eban
F Leathanach: 137
1549
Killobban
Carrigan MS Imleabhar: 46, Leathanach: 65 + 102
1551
Killoban in Leise, the rectory of
F Leathanach: 867
1552
Kylleban
F Leathanach: 964
1642
Killeban
Dep. 1641
1660c
Killebban Parish
BSD (La) Leathanach: 80
1660c
Killebban Parish
BSD (La) Leathanach: 81
1685
Killebbane
Hib. Del.

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