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An Lios Rua
genitive: an Leasa Rua
(Irish)
Lisroe
(English)

Glossary

English ring-fort, enclosure
rua, ruadh
English red; red place

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county

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electoral district

Centrepoint

52.4106, -9.40728latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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An Seabhac: An Lios Rua
Nóta
1817
Lisroe
CGn. Leathanach: 169.489106, Imleabhar: 715
1841
Lissrua
BM:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lissrooa
BS:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lissrua
Hartnett, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lisrue
Cess Coll.:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lisroe
TAB:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lisrue
Applot. 1839:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lissrooa
Meresman:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lisrou
Rental:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lisroe
Local:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Listra
Larkin (Ci):AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lios ruadh, 'red fort'
[pl glanta]
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
1841
Lisroe
OD:AL Leathanach: Ci034,37
2000
ˌlisˈruː
Áit. Cainteoir: 2, 5, Uimhir : MDCi1

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