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Leamhach
genitive: Leamhaí
(Irish)
Leagh
(English)
Glossary
leamhán, leamh, sleamhán, leamhach
(also: leamhach)
elm-tree
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    place of elms?

    Pléitear an logainm seo sa nóta faoi bf Seanliath (#28821).

    Ainmneacha stairiúla:
    1. 1566 ‘Killenore’, 1886 ‘Killanure’ < Cill an Iúir “the burial ground of the yew-tree” ainm na reilige bige Burial Ground SO i dtuaisceart an bhaile fearainn (www.archaeology.ie).
    2. Anseo timpeall freisin bhí 1563 ‘Monefadd’, 1602 ‘Monefadie’, 1631 ‘Monefadd’ < An Mhóin Fhada “the long bog(land)”.

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S 69459 79625

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