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Doire Mhór Thiar
genitive: Dhoire Mhóir Thiar
non-validated name
(Irish)
Derrymore West
(English)
Glossary
doire (oak-)wood, grove, thicket
mór great, big
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    big (oak-)wood
    Ní hannamh séimhiú ag leanúint doire — iarsma den sean-logthuiseal.

  • English

    big (oak-)wood
    The word doire, '(oak-)wood', is not infrequently followed by lenition — a remnant of the old locative case.

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Q 74117 10522

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