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Cill Abáin
genitive: Chill Abáin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Killabban
(English)
Glossary
cill church
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    the church of Abán
    Abán — ainm pearsanta (.i. Naomh Abán)

    Ainmneacha stairiúla:
    Mheas Liam Price (i nóta atá i seilbh an Bhrainse Logainmneacha) gur anseo timpeall a bhí 1549 ‘Attynvicar’, ‘Attyn vycar’ < Áit Tí an Bhiocáire “the house-site of the vicar” — cf. an cur síos ar na hiarsmaí seandálaíochta san Fhardal Seandálaíochta (www.archaeology.ie).

    Féach St. Abban’s Well SO in bf Baile na nGall (#28817)

Irish Grid

S 68940 85290

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