townland
An Cuar Liath
genitive: an Chuair Liath
(Irish)
Coorleagh
(English)

Glossary

liath, léith
English grey, grey place, grey horse

Centrepoint

51.8096, -9.48161 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1825
Coorleigh
TAB Leathanach: 65/2,16
1841
Coorleagh
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci059,5
1841
Cúr liath, 'grey hollow'
"'Coor' is sometimes for 'cubhar,' froth." [Nóta OD]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci059,5
1841
Cúr liath
[pl glanta]
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci059,5
1841
Coorleagh
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci059,5
1841
Coorleagh
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci059,5
1841
Coorleigh
Rent Bk. (Hickson):AL Leathanach: Ci059,5
1841
Coorleagh
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci059,5
1955
An Cuar Liath
Cúr' is gnáthach a rádh le 'Cuar' in áitainmneacha. Cuar = gearradh nó cumar uisce, corry.
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1964
ˌkorəˈl′iə (2)
An í an áit chéanna í?
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1972
ˌkuərˈl′iə
Áit. Cainteoir: PÓS & a bhean, Uimhir : T332a1

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