Baile an Gharraí
genitive: Bhaile an Gharraí
validated name


English townland, town, homestead
English 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 na tagairtí luatha 'Garth' agus 'Garthe' in Papal Taxations (1302, 1306)

  • 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 references 'Garth' and 'Garthe' in Papal Taxations (1302, 1306)


52.4682, -8.80392 latitude, longitude
Irish Grid (with letter)
Irish Grid (without letter)
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