townland
Droim Líomháin
genitive: Dhroim Líomháin
(Irish)
Drumleevan
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Centrepoint

54.0177, -7.63776 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
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n/a
"Pinkman: Druim-leamháin = Ridge of the elm tree. Leamhán, a diminutive of Leamh, an elm tree. "
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n/a
Dineen: Líomhán = file or rasp; grindstone or whetstone
Nóta
1660c
Dromlyvane
BSD Leathanach: 15
1734
Dromlonan als Drumlenan als Drumliven
CGn. Leathanach: 76.21.53664
1817
Drumleeva[]
Larkin (Li)
1830c
Drumlevin
TAB Leathanach: (61:16/15) innéacs, 35
1836
Drumleevan
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Druim an loighran
'the scorched white back'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Drumlevan
S&V:AL
1836
Droim liobhan
'elm ridge'
OD:AL
1836
Drumlevan
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Drumleevan
CM:AL
1836
Druim a liomháin, 'ridge of the elm'
"leamhain" [scriosta]
OD:AL
1836
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OD:AL

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