townland
Com Beatha
genitive: Chom Beatha
validated name
(Irish)
Coombaha
(English)

Glossary

English hollow, coomb

Centrepoint

51.9289, -9.94246latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Historical references

1711
both Coumbehys
CGn. Imleabhar: 6, Leathanach: 404, Uimhir: 2336
1826
Coombaha
TAB Leathanach: 2
1841
Coombaha
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Coombaha
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Coombagh
[Schedule annexed to Deed in possession of R. Blennerhasset]
Deed 1773 (Blennerhasset) Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Coombah
Map 1773:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Coombaha
Par. Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Coombaha
Petty Sessions Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Coom Bahie
Primrose, J.:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Coombaha
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Cúm beatha, 'hollow of the food'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Cum beatha
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1841
Coombaha
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci038,3
1937
Cúm Beatha
BNS Imleabhar: 478, Leathanach: 159
1954
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra
1954
Cúm Beatha: Is dóigh gur Cúm Beathach é – béim ar ‘bea’ sa chaint.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 40
1969
kuːmˌbahəˈiəxtɪr′
Áit. Cainteoir: ÓC, Uimhir : T280a1
1969
oːˌxuːmˈbahə
Áit. Cainteoir: ÓC, Uimhir : T280a1

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