civil parish
Cill Osnat
genitive: Chill Osnat
non-validated name
(Irish)
Killasnet
(English)

Glossary

English church

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church of Asnait
    < Cill Asnada
    Asnait — ainm pearsanta mná (naomh)

  • English

    the church of Asnait
    < Cill Asnada
    Asnait — female personal name (saint)

Centrepoint

54.3337, -8.25076latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

Osnat o Criched CGSH 171; Críched in Glenn Dalaláin … on bounds of cos. Sl & Li ibid. 320
Nóta
Ossnat: Osnait … sister of Mo Laisse of Devenish GPN 5151
Nóta
1411
Killessnada
Ann. Ult. (App.) Leathanach: 243
1411?
Cuhnstat
Ann. Ult. (App.) Leathanach: 243
1617
Kilasned
CPR Leathanach: 325b
1624
Kilasnet
CPR Leathanach: 579b
1655c
Killasnett
DS
1659
Killassnett, Killassett
Cen. Leathanach: 568
1660c
Killasnett
BSD
1836
Cill Easnat or Cill Osnata, ‘O’s church’
OD:AL
1836
Cill Asnat
pl:AL

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