An Ráth Mhór
genitive: na Rátha Móire
validated name
(Irish)
Rathmore
(English)

Glossary

English great, big
ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Centrepoint

52.0852, -9.21424 latitude, longitude
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Properties

PO There is or was once a post office here

Historical references

1700c
ar an Ráith Mhóir
Ó Rathaille Leathanach: 292, 293
2008
ˌrɑːˈmoːr
Áit. Cainteoir: 3, Uimhir : MDCi3
2017
ˌratˈmoːr
Áit. Uimhir : 170717, Cainteoir: 008

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