townland
Cluain Í
genitive: Chluain Í
non-validated name
(Irish)
Cloonee
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Centrepoint

51.8153, -9.75552 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1597
Cloneya?
F Leathanach: 6123
1655
Cloney
DS
1660
Clonyry
BSD Leathanach: 14
1685
Cloney
Hib. Del.
1726
Cluony
CGn. Leathanach: 30.32786, Imleabhar: 50
1756
Clonea
Smith Hist. Kerry Leathanach: 354
1776
Cluanee
Mackenzie
1800c
Cluainí
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 151
1825
Clonee
TAB Leathanach: 12/86,5
1841
Cloonee
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Clonee
Rent Bk. (Hickson):AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Cloonee
Godfrey, Rev. W.:AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Clooney
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Clonee
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Clone
Inq. J I:AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Cloney
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Cluain Í, 'low meadow, lawn or bog island'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Cluain ioth
[pl glanta]
pl:AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1841
Cloonee
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci140,8
1937
i gCluain Aoidh
"Tháinig Labhrás [athair Mhuircheartaigh Uí Shúilleabháin] agus an chlann go Tuaith Ó Siosta agus do lonnuigheadar i gCluain Aoidh"
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 119
1937
Cluainí
"Bhí tigín ag Learaí [Labhrás Ó Súilleabháin] i mBun na hEasca i mBunán sul a dtáinigh sé go Cluainí 'na fhear bainne."
Diar. na Bolg. Leathanach: 158
1940
Cluainí
"tá baile lastall díom go nglaodhaid siad Cluainí air, agus tá sé go diail chun madaraí rua" (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 132
1940
ar Chluainí
"do chuaig sé thar n-ais ar Chluainí, agus thug sé Cluainí soir air ar chiosa a' locha..." (Seanchas ó'n gCeachainn)
Béal. Imleabhar: X, Leathanach: 133
1947
Cluainí
Deir Donncha Ó Sé, sean-mháistir scoile ó Thuaith Ó Siosta, liom go gcualaidh sé "Mná Uaisle Cluaine hIath" á thabhairt ar mhnáibh an tighe mhóir (le ceithearnaigh de Mhuinntir Shúilleabháin). D'fágfadh san go mb'fhéidir gurab é tá san ainm ná Cluain Iath. "Cluainí adeirtear = Cluain Fhiadh? Cluain Iath? Séamus Ó Séaghdha Chluainí. Ina chomhnuidhe ar Cluainí"
SÓS:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
1964
ˌkluəˈn′iə
Áit. Cainteoir: FMC, Uimhir : T140a1
1969
Cluainí
Locha Chluainí
JKAHS Leathanach: II,105
1970
ˌkluəˈnʲiː
Áit. Cainteoir: JS, Uimhir : T290b2
1970
ˌkluəˈn′iə
Áit. Cainteoir: MOR, Uimhir : T291a1

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