townland
Cluain Coileáin
genitive: Chluain Coileain
(Irish)
Cloncullane
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the pasture of Coileán
    Coileán — ainm pearsanta

    Faightear an t-ainm pearsanta ‘Cuilén’ i measc mhuintir Uí Dhíomasaigh i Leabhar Mór na nGenealach. Tá dhá imfhálú sa bhaile fearainn seo (www.archaeology.ie).

    Cluain atá le sonrú go soiléir sa chéad eilimint anuas go dtí 1838 ‘Cloncullen alias Cloughacullane’.

Centrepoint

52.9489, -7.28446latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1549
Cloncollan & Monnedowe
Carrigan MS Imleabhar: 46, Leathanach: 68
1551
Clonecollan
F Leathanach: 685
1551
Cloncollan
F Leathanach: 838
1557
Clancolan
P.R.O.L. Leathanach: 62/1
1567
Cloncullun
F Leathanach: 1167
1567
Clanquillan
F Leathanach: 1173
1569
Clanquillane
F Leathanach: 1326
1569
Clonquillan
F Leathanach: 1326
1570
Clwonecullane
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 2 Eliz.
1578
Clanquillane
David Hetherington, gent
F Leathanach: 3353
1616
Clanquillane
CPR Leathanach: 323
1622
Clanquillan
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 22 J I
1655
Cloncullan
DS
1659
Cloncullan
Cen. Leathanach: 499
1660c
Cloncullane
BSD (La) Leathanach: 100
1667
Clancullean
ASE Leathanach: 104
1685
Clonecullan
Hib. Del.
1805
Cloncullen
Cahill (La)
1838
Cloncullen alias Cloughachullane
BS:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Cluncullane
HCSV:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Cloncullen alias Clonculane
Bland, J. T.:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Cloncullane
Young, Rev.:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Cloncullane alias Cloncullen
Clarke, J. D.:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Clwonecullane
Inq. Eliz. I:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Cloncullan
DS:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Cluain Cuileáin, 'Collin's lawn or meadow'
OD:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Cloncullane
OD:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
1838
Cloncullaan […]
pl:AL Leathanach: LA010,15
2006
ˈkluːkəˈlaːn
Áit.

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