townland
Achadh Maonaigh
genitive: Achadh Maonaigh
non-validated name
(Irish)
Aghameeny
(English)

Glossary

achadh, -ach
English field

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the field of Maonach
    Maonach — ainm pearsanta

  • English

    the field of Maonach
    Maonach — personal name

Centrepoint

53.9552, -8.06813latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Aghameeny
ˌɑːhəˈmiːnə
Áit.
Aghameeny
ˌɑhəˈmiːnə
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Achadh-mhaoine = Field of the wealth. Probably from some legend about buries treasure. Locally this names is made Aghaweeny. "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory Rath. Towards the top of the S-facing slope of a drumlin (56). "
Nóta
1590
?Aghmoynagh
F Leathanach: 5442
1622
Aghowmoyne
CPR Leathanach: 516a
1659
?Auchymony
Cen. Leathanach: 560
1660c
?Aghamoney
BSD Leathanach: 54
1835
Aughameny
TAB (60:16/10) innéacs Leathanach: 173, Nóta: TAB (60:16/10) innéacs
1835
Aughamuny
TAB Leathanach: 17, Nóta: (60:16/10)
1836
Aughameeny
BS:AL
1836
Aughameeny
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Augh-a-meenagh,
'the marl horse'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Aghamoony
Map 1768 (George):AL
1836
Aghamoytrusten?
DS:AL
1836
Achadh maoinidh
pl:AL
1836
Achadh maoine
'field of the wealth'
OD:AL
1836
Aghameeny
OD:AL

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