townland
Baile na hAbha
genitive: Bhaile na hAbha
validated name
(Irish)
Ballynahow
(English)

Glossary

abhainn, abha
English river
English townland, town, homestead

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

electoral division

Centrepoint

52.1561, -10.2011latitude, longitude
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Properties

GGaeltacht

Archival records

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Historical references

1841
Ballynahow
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1841
Ballynahow
Inhabs.:AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1841
Ballynahow
Devine, Rev. M.:AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1841
Ballynahow
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1841
Ballynahow
Thompson, D. P.:AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1841
Ballinahow
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1841
Ballinahow
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1841
Baile na habhann, 'town of the river'
"habha" [dúch]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1841
Ballynahow
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci029,3
1971
ˌbɑl′ənəˈhou
Áit.
1971
əˌmɑl′ənəˈhəu
Áit.

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