townland
Achadh Coille Móire
genitive: Achadh Coille Móire
non-validated name
(Irish)
Aghakilmore
(English)

Glossary

achadh, -ach
English field
coill, coillidh, coillte, coille
English wood
English great, big

Centrepoint

54.0186, -8.01225latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˌɑːhəˌkilˈmoːr
x2
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
Cf. Lo, Cá
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Achadh-Coille-Móire = Field of the great wood. "
Nóta
"Arch. Inventory Rath. On a low-lying position with rock outcrop (55). Rath. In a low-lying undulating landscape with rock outcrop (55). Cashel. "
Nóta
1590
?Agaghkellemorry
F Alt: 5440
1622
Aghakillmare
CPR Leathanach: 532a
1622
Aghakyllymore
CPR Leathanach: 532a
1659
Achillmoreah
Cen. Leathanach: 560
1660c
Aghillemorey
BSD Leathanach: 50
1833
Aughakilmore
TAB Leathanach: 7, Nóta: (61:16/11) innéacs
1836
Aughakilmore
BS:AL
1836
Auhakilmore
Buck:AL
1836
Achadh coille moire
'field of the great wood'
OD:AL
1836
Aghakilmore
OD:AL
1836
Aghakilmore
"…a Danish fort…"
Desc. Rem.:AL

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