townland
Ráithín na hAbhann Theas
genitive: Ráithín na hAbhann Theas
(Irish)
Raheennahown South
(English)

Glossary

abhainn, abha
English river
English small ring-fort

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the (little) ring-fort of the river

    Baile fearainn fada caol is ea an ceann thuaidh agus baile fearainn beag an ceann theas. Is é sruthan An Ghlaise/Glasha River (#1417407) an abhainn atá i gceist.

Centrepoint

53.06, -7.12958latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1838
Raheenahone
Cahill Co. Map:AL Leathanach: La044,13
1838
Raheenahone South
BS:AL Leathanach: La044,13
1838
Raheenahone
GJP:AL Leathanach: La044,13
2004
rahiːnəˈhoun
Áit.
2005
rahiːnəˈhoun
Áit.
2006
ranəˈhoːn
Áit.

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