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An Chill
genitive: na Cille
non-validated name
(Irish)
Kyle
(English)

Glossary

English church

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county

barony

civil parish

electoral district

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church
    giorrúchán < Cill Chluain(/Chluana) Fearta Molua “the church of Cluain Fearta Molua”

    Tá neart tagairtí don logainm stairiúil Cluain Fearta Molua in Foclóir Stairiúil Áitainmneacha na Gaeilge. Cf. leis History and Antiquities of the Diocese of Ossory III 436.

    Féach gur sampla soiléir de cill le défhoghar atá anseo.

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Historical references

568
Cluain ferta Molua
ARÉ Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 206
573
Cluain ferta Molua
AU I Imleabhar: I, Leathanach: 64
573
Cluain Ferta molua
ATig. Leathanach: 151
830c.
Molua mac ochae ó Chluain ferta Molua
FOeng. Leathanach: 180
1160c.
Molua Cluana Ferta
LL Imleabhar: VI, Líne: 47184
1170c.
abb ó Clúain Ferta mo Lúa
FGorm. Leathanach: 150
1400c.
Molua cluana ferta
Lec. Leathanach: 42, Colún: Rb, Líne: 38
1419
Killclonfertamoluad
CPL Imleabhar: VII, Leathanach: 116
1479
Cluonfarthamoluad
CPL Imleabhar: XIII, Leathanach: 701
1566
Kilclonefert
F Leathanach: 897
1601
Kilballeduff
Wm. O Duygen
F Leathanach: 6551
1601
Kille
Peirs O Duegan
F Leathanach: 6551
1606
Kell
CPR Leathanach: 88
1624
Kill
CPR Leathanach: 586
1633c.
Molua, mac Oche, abb ó Cluain Ferta Molua
FNÉ Leathanach: 210
1636
Kill
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 20 C I
1655
Kilballyduff
'Parrish'
DS
1655
Cloncuose, Kell & Kilballiduffe
DS (Terr.)
1655
Clonecoose & Kilballyduff
= bf. Cloncourse, Kyle, Ballyduff SO
DS Par. (Reeves)
1659
Killballeduff
Cen. Leathanach: 495
1660c
Kell & Killballyduffe
BSD (La) Leathanach: 145
1666
Kellballyduffe
ASE Leathanach: 76
1666
Kells
ASE Leathanach: 76
1810
Kyle, or Clonfert Mulloe
Carlisle
1838
Kille
Ely, R.:AL Leathanach: La039,14
1838
Kill
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: La039,14
1838
Kyle
"It is called 'Clonfertmulloe' in the 'Liber Regalis Visitationis'." [Nóta OD] "or Clonfertmulloe" [scriosta]
OD:AL Leathanach: La039,14
1838
Kyle
Sandes, Capt. C.:AL Leathanach: La039,14
1838
[Kyle]
"…Kyle graveyard is near the centre with the ruins of an abbey, also St. Mullua's grave and trough…'St. Mullua's Stone'."
Desc. Rem.:AL Leathanach: La039,14
1838
Kyle
BS:AL Leathanach: La039,14
1840
Cill Cluana ferta Molua
OD:ALPB
1905
St. Molua, patron of Kyle-Clonfert - Molua, now Kyle.
Carrigan Imleabhar: III, Leathanach: 436, Leathanach: 437

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