townland
An Coimín Uachtarach
genitive: an Choimín Uachtaraigh
(Irish)
Cummeen Upper
(English)

Glossary

English commonage, common land; little hollow, glen

Centrepoint

51.8776, -9.38301 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1613
Commeen
CPR Leathanach: 242b
1655
Cumeene
DS
1660
Cumeene
BSD Leathanach: 3
1666
Cameene
ASE Leathanach: 80. 39
1685
Cummeen
Hib. Del.
1756
Cumeen
Smith Hist. Kerry, map
1787
Cummeen
CGn. Leathanach: 294.258995, Imleabhar: 392
1825
Cummeen Upper
TAB Leathanach: 12/85,13
1841
Cumeen Upper
Rev. O'Connor:AL Leathanach: Ci077,17
1841
Cummeen Upper
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci077,17
1955
An Cuimín [Uachtarach]
ən kum′i:n′ uəxtərəx
Cum-ín' (cúm beag) dar liom. "Gleann i naice an chnuic" - M. Bn Uí Shúilleabháin
An Seabhac:Cártaí Móra Leathanach: Ke/5
2006
An Coimín Uachtarach
the little coom (upper)
PÓC
2017
kəˈmiːn
Áit. Cainteoir: 001, Uimhir : 170721

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