townland
Sliabh na Leargan
genitive: Shliabh na Leargan
non-validated name
(Irish)
Largan Mountain
(English)

Glossary

English mountain, moor

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the mountain of the hillside
    Achar gairid ó bf An Leargain, q.v.

  • English

    the mountain of the hillside
    A short distance from the townland An Leargain/Largan, q.v.

Centrepoint

54.0797, -8.00104latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Largan Mountain
ˌlarəgɪnˈmountən
Áit.
1836
Laragan Mountain
BS:AL
1836
Largan
CM:AL
1836
Sliabh Laragan,
'the scarce middle mount'
Nóta
1836
Laragin Bolli nabina
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Leargain,
'hillside'
OD:AL
1836
Largan Mountain
OD:AL

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