townland
Na Garráin
genitive: na nGarrán
(Irish)
Garranes
(English)

Glossary

English grove

Centrepoint

51.7749, -9.72075latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1825
Gurranes
TAB Leathanach: 12/86,3
1841
Gurrauns
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci141,7
1841
Gurranes
Rent Bk. (Hickson):AL Leathanach: Ci141,7
1841
Gurranes
Godfrey, Rev. W.:AL Leathanach: Ci141,7
1841
Gurraan
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci141,7
1841
Garaun
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci141,7
1841
Garráin, 'copses'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci141,7
1841
Garranes
OD (corr.):AL Leathanach: Ci141,7
1841
[Garranes]
"…it contains a village or hamlet and also an old fort which is used as a pound - five chains west of which there is a burial ground."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: Ci141,7
1850c
ar na Garránaibh
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 125
1933
ó sna Garráin
"deir Pádraig Ó Laoghaire, ó sna Garráin, liom gurb é Diarmuid na Bolgaighe a dhein é chómh maith leis an mairbhne eile."
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 68
1940
ar na Gurránaibh
"Do bhí cailín ar na Gurránaibh ’n-a mnaoi oiriúnach ar phósadh." (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 121, 143
1940
ins na Gurránaibh
"Do bhí fear ins na Gurránaibh fadó ... Fínín Caoch ab ainim do." (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 145
1947
Na G'ráin
< (Gurráin) = gurrán coille. ar na G'ránaibh. Bóthar na nG'rán. Áit lom é gan crainn ná tuir; puinn ann anois
SÓS:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1964
nəgəˈrɑːn′
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1969
Na Garráin
JKAHS Leathanach: II,105
1970
Cnoc na nGarrán
ˌknoknəˈgrɑːn
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T291b2
1970
'ar na Garráin'
er′nə gˈrɑː[...]
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T291b2
1970
grɑːnz
Áit. Cainteoir: MOR, Uimhir : T291a1
1970
nəˈgr ɑːnə...
'dtaobh thiar des na ...'; deireadh an ainm doiléir
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T292a1

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