townland
An Coimín Íochtarach
genitive: an Choimín Íochtaraigh
(Irish)
Cummeen Lower
(English)

Glossary

English commonage, common land; little hollow, glen

Centrepoint

51.8739, -9.42021latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1613
Commeen
CPR Leathanach: 242b
1630
Comeene
Inq.(Ci) Leathanach: I,232
1655
Cumeene
DS
1660
Cumeene
BSD Leathanach: 3
1666
Cameene
ASE Leathanach: 80. 39
1685
Cummeen
Hib. Del.
1741
Cumeen
CGn. Leathanach: 234.71318, Imleabhar: 103
1756
Cumeen
Smith Hist. Kerry, map
1787
Cummeen
CGn. Leathanach: 294.258995, Imleabhar: 392
1825
Cummeen Lower
TAB Leathanach: 12/85,13
1841
Cummeen Lower
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci077,16
1841
Cumeen Lower
Orpen, T.:AL Leathanach: Ci077,16
1841
Cumeen Lower
Rev. O'Connor:AL Leathanach: Ci077,16
1841
Comeen Lower
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci077,16
1841
Comeen Lower
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci077,16
1841
Cumeene
Vallancey Map:AL Leathanach: Ci077,16
1841
Cuimín, 'little hollow'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci077,16
1841
Cummeen etc.
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci077,16
1955
An Cuimín [Íochtarach]
ən kəm′i:n′ i:xtərəx
Dar liom is 'cúm-ín' (.i. cúm beag) atá san ainm agus ní 'cuimín' (a common). Gleann abhann atá ann. "Gleann fana habhann" M Bn Uí Shúilleabháin.
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
2006
An Coimín Íochtarach
the little coom (lower)
PÓC
2017
kəˈmiːn
Áit. Cainteoir: 001, Uimhir : 170721

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