townland
Com an Mhúin
genitive: Chom an Mhúin
(Irish)
Coomavoon
(English)

Glossary

com
English hollow, coomb

Centrepoint

52.0215, -9.92609 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1788
Coumav(a)ne
CGn. Imleabhar: 398, Leathanach: 367, Uimhir: 263180
1795
Coomavoune
CGn. Imleabhar: 483, Leathanach: 408, Uimhir: 315381
1827
Coomavoun
TAB Leathanach: 3
1841
Coomavoon
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci051,11
1841
Coomavoon
Carmody, Rev. T.:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci051,11
1841
Coomavoon
Newton, F.:AL Leathanach: Ci051,11
1841
Cum an mhúin, 'hollow of the urine'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci051,11
1841
Cúm a'mhúin
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci051,11
1841
Cúm a mhúin
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci051,11
1841
Coomavoon
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci051,11
1956
Cúm a' Mhúín
Uí Ráthach Leathanach: 58
1968
ˌkuːməˈwuːn′
Áit.
1969
ˌkuːməˈwuːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: DÓS, Leathanach: T217b1
1969
ˌkuːmˈwuːn
Áit. Cainteoir: JS, Uimhir : T219b3

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