civil parish
Eaglais Chormaic
genitive: Eaglais Chormaic
validated name

Other names

Lios Cormaic
genitive: Lios Cormaic
historical name


English ring-fort, enclosure
English church

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church of Cormac
    Tá roinnt foirmeacha sa tseanfhianaise a thugann Lios Cormaic le fios; b'fhéidir gurbh ainm é ar ghné ar leith sa chomharsanacht seo, nó b'fhéidir gur foirm chiorraithe de Eaglais Chormaic atá sna foirmeacha seo

  • English

    the church of Cormac
    A number of the early historical forms indicate Lios Cormaic; perhaps this was the name of a particular feature in the vicinity. Alternatively, these forms might represent a shortened form of Eaglais Chormaic


52.5427, -8.40745latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Irish Grid (without letter)
Irish Transverse Mercator (ITM)

Archival records

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