townland
An Coitín
genitive: an Choitín
non-validated name
(Irish)
Cutteen
(English)

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    D'fhéadfadh gurb ionann é agus coiteann, 'commonage'.

  • English

    It may beidentical to coiteann, 'commonage'.

Centrepoint

52.3083, -10.0491latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1660 c.
Cooteene
BSD Leathanach: 115
1666
Cotteen
ASE Leathanach: 46, 4
1685
Cottia
Hib. Del.
1841
Cutteen & Islands
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Cutteen
Healy, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Cutteen
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Cutteen
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Cutteen
Thompson, D. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
The Magheries
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Maghries
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
The Magheries
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Cuitín, 'a common'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Machairidhe, 'i.e. plains'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Cuittin
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
Cutteen
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1841
[Cutteen]
"All the land from Lough Gill N. to the sea is called 'The Magheries'."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci134,15
1939
Coitín .i. cuidín = cuid bheag?
TCCD Leathanach: 257
1947
[ən] koˈt′ɪːn′
An Seabhac
1947
[An] Coitín
Coitín - cuidín, cuid beag. An ainm eile ' Cahirbarag' [BSD] níl a aithne ná a chuimhne anois ann. Is annamh a úsáidtear an t-alt roimis an ainm.
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra
1967
kəˈt′iːn′
"good land" (ML)
Áit. Cainteoir: T192b1 ML

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