Skip to the search box
Loading
Loading map...
Baile an Gharraí Loading...
genitive: Bhaile an Gharraí
validated name
(Irish)
Ballingarry Loading...
(English)
Glossary
baile townland, town, homestead
garraí garden, court
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    the town of the garden
    Iasacht sa Ghaeilge is ea garraí (< garrdha roimh caighdeánú) (féach garðr sa tSean-Lochlainnis, garth etc., sa Bhéarla). Féach an tagairt luath 'ecclesia de Garth' in Black Book of Limerick (1302)

  • English

    the town of the garden
    The word garraí < garrdha was loaned into Irish (cf. garðr in Old Norse, garth etc., in English). Compare the early reference 'ecclesia de Garth' in Black Book of Limerick (1302)

Permanent link
https://www.logainm.ie/1505.aspx

Machine-readable data