townland
Fearann na hAbhann
genitive: Fhearann na hAbhann
validated name
(Irish)
Farrannahow
(English)

Glossary

abhainn, abha
English river
English land

Centrepoint

51.8674, -10.1709 latitude, longitude
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Properties

G Gaeltacht

Historical references

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Níor aimsíodh an logainm san fhoinse seo: DS
Nóta
1632??
Farronigle
Inq. Leathanach: I 254
1826
Faranahow
TAB Leathanach: 2
1841
Farranahow
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farnahow
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farnahow
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farranahow
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farrinahow
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farnahaw
Nimmo Bar. Map 1811:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farranahow
Petty Sessions Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farranahown
Rental:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farnahow
Par. Reg.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Fearann na habha, 'land of the river'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farranahow
Bar. Cons.:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1841
Farrannahow
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci037,19
1946
"Fearradh na hAbhan: Sin mar a deir cainteoirí Gaeilge é,ach fágann lucht an Bhéarla an ‘-n’ ar lár i ndeireadh ‘abhan’"
TÓC:Cártaí Móra
1947
‘fear-un-u-houn’
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra
1948
Fearann na h-Abhann
Béal. Leathanach: XVIII 15
1954
Fearann na hAbhann agus F.na hAbha.
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 42
1998
Áit.

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