townland
Aird Aodha
genitive: Aird Aodha
non-validated name
(Irish)
Ardea
(English)

Glossary

ard
English height; high

Centrepoint

51.8068, -9.76079 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1586
Ardee
Finim mcOwen McCartie
F Alt: 4888
1588
Ardee
Philip O Swyllevan
F Alt: 5226
1598
Arde[.]
Clancarthy Surv. Leathanach: lsc. (Glanoroghto)
1598
Ardeh
Clancarthy Surv. Leathanach: Lsc. barúntachtaí
1613
Ardea
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 106
1614
Ardea
CPR Leathanach: 271b
1626
Ardea
Inq.(Ci) Imleabhar: 1, Leathanach: 193
1642
Ardea
Owen o Sullyvan
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 260r
1642
Ardee
Owen mc Phillip o Sullyvane
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 271r, 276r
1650c
arda haodha [g.]
"Genelach fir arda haodha"
LGen. Alt: 622
1655
Ardea
DS
1659
Ardea
Cen. Leathanach: 257
1660
Ardeagh
BSD Leathanach: 11
1678
Ardeagh
ASE Leathanach: 108. 30
1685
Ardea
Hib. Del.
1726
Ardea
CGn. Leathanach: 30.32786, Imleabhar: 50
1756
Ardea
Smith Hist. Kerry, map
1756c
Ardea
Smith Hist. Kerry Leathanach: 80
1763
Ardee
"Dundon, John, Ardee."
Ardf. Wills Leathanach: 140
1825
Ardea West
Onom. Goed. Leathanach: 12/86,3
1825
Ardea East
Onom. Goed. Leathanach: 12/86,3
1841
Arday
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci140,3
1841
Ardea
Rent Bk. (Hickson):AL Leathanach: Ci140,3
1841
Ardea
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci140,3
1841
Ardea
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci140,3
1841
Ardea
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci140,3
1841
Ardea
GJP:AL Leathanach: Ci140,3, Líne: (1814)
1841
Ardeagh
Acts of Settlement:AL (Ci) Leathanach: Ci140,3
1841
Ard Aodha, 'Hugh's height or hill'
[pl glanta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,3
1841
Ardea
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,3
1841
Ardea
"According to tradition, Ardea, which signifies the hill or hieght of Aodh or Hugh, derived that name from Aodh Beannan ancestor of the O'Moriartys…"
LSO Leathanach: 86/176
1910
Árd Aodha
Onom. Goed. Leathanach: 1,37
1940
ar Árd Aodha
"driofúr do'n fhear marbh a bhí pósta ar Árd Aodha" (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 123
1940
go h-Árd Aodha
"an corp a thabhairt síos go h-Árd Aodha agus é thórramh ann" (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 123
1940
ar Árd Aodha
"do fuaireas ar a' mbaile laistiar díom é ar Árd Aodha i dtig puist athá an'..." (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal.
1947
Árd Aodha
i n-a chomhnuidhe ar Árd Aodha. Caisleán Árda hAodha (leagadh é 1602 nó bliain díobh san i gcogadh Eibhlíse. Pilib Ó Súilleabháin a bhí chun comhnuidhthe ann). Áit árd é.
SÓS:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1955
Árd Aodha
Do réir na staire is é Aodh Beanáin - sinsear treibhe na Muircheartach - a bhí ann agus gur fhan a ainm ar an áit. D'aistrigh na Muircheartaigh - ó na Súilleabhánaigh - siar ó thuaidh - cois Mainge.
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1964
ˌɑːrˈdeː
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1969
Ard Aodha
JKAHS Leathanach: II,103
1970
aːrˈdeː
Áit. Cainteoir: MOR, Uimhir : T291a1
1970
ˌɑːrˈdeː
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T292a1
2003
Aird Aodha
(Aodh's prom.) Site of cas. in tl. Ardea. gin. arda haodha.
FSÁG Leathanach: 35

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