civil parish electoral division
Achadh Abhall
genitive: Achadh Abhall
(Irish)
Aghowle
(English)

Glossary

achadh, -ach
English field

Centrepoint

52.7687, -6.61503 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1000c
(gin.) Achaid Aball
CGH
1017
(gin.) Achaid abhlae
ARÉ
1050
(gin.) Achaidh abhall
ARÉ
1100c
eter Achad Aball
FOeng.
1200c
Achad Abla
VSH (Heist)
1204
Achadadall
CPL
1302
Archethawill
RBO
1311
Achethawyl
CJR
1418
Achabull
CPL
1418
Achabull
CPL
1627
(gin.) Achaidh Abhla ...
Duan. Finn
1643
Aghowle
Dep. 1641
1668
Ahoole
HMR (CM)
1713
Agholes
CGn.
1715
Aghald
CGn.
1740
Ahold
Leighlin Wills
1760
Aghola
Nevill 1760
1766c
Aghold
Three 18th cent. surveys: Wicklow
1810
Aghole ors Aghold
CGn.
1816
Aghole
Gill (Wexford)
1830c
Aghold
TAB
1839
Achadh abhla, 'i.e. field of the apple trees'
OD:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghold
BS:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghole up Aghold
Bk. Lands, Index to:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghowle
[1641];
BSD:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghold
GJP 1836:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghold
GJP 1835:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghole
Nevill Wicklow:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghole
Balwin Map:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghold
Registry of Co. Voters:AL (CM) Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Achadh abhla
Colgan:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghold
Fishbourne, Rev. R.:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghold (Parish)
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
A howle
"Locally a howle" [dúch];
Local:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Aghowle
OD:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Achadh naball
"Min .i. Cell bec fil itir cluain mor Maodog 7 achadh naball is andside ata fia[cc]" ["Felire Aengus Oct 12 as in Leabhar Breac fol 30"];
Feilire Aenguis:AL Leathanach: CM001,2
1839
Achadh Abhall
LSO
1839
Achadh na n-Abhall
LSO
1839
Ach Abhall
LSO (CM)
1930
pronounced Aghowle 'Achowl' ('a' as in 'ah'; 'owl' as in howl'), clearly = 'Achadh abhall'. (I lch.77)
LPN

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