townland
Dúire
genitive: Dhúireach
validated name
(Irish)
Doory
(English)

Centrepoint

51.9588, -9.88415 latitude, longitude
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Properties

G Gaeltacht

Historical references

1641
Durrie
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: 2, Leathanach: 113
1827
Douragh
TAB Leathanach: 1
1841
Doory
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci050,28
1841
Dhooheea
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci050,28
1841
Doori
Primrose, J.:AL Leathanach: Ci050,28
1841
Dhoorheea
Carmody, Rev. T.:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci050,28
1841
Dúire, 'watery?'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci050,28
1841
Dúire, 'is the Irish'
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci050,28
1841
‘watery?’
OD:AL
1954
Dubh-dhoire: ‘Dú-ire’ sa chaint.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 58

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