townland
An Mhóin Mhór
genitive: na Móna Móire
(Irish)
Bigbog
(English)

Glossary

móin, mónaidh
English bogland
English great, big

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    Is aistriúchán í an fhoirm Ghaeilge. Níl aon talamh phortaigh anseo, áfach.

Centrepoint

52.9907, -7.19251 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1563
Monine?
'Loghtyoge ...' ; [Auditor-Generals' Patent Book]
F Alt: 501
1838
Big Bog
BS:AL Leathanach: LA023,5
1838
[Big Bog]
"…it does not contain any bog…"
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: LA023,5
2006
d̪əˈbigˈbɑg
Áit.

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