townland
Tulaigh na Ruag
genitive: Thulaigh na Ruag
non-validated name
(Irish)
Tullynaroog
(English)

Glossary

tulach, tulaigh
English hillock

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the hillock of the routs, onsets
    tulaigh — foirm chalctha den logthuiseal nó den tuiseal tabharthach de tulach

  • English

    the hillock of the routs, onsets
    tulaigh — petrified form of the locative or dative case of the word tulach

Centrepoint

54.1818, -8.07536 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˌtolnəˈroːg
x4
Áit.
ˌtolnəˈruːg
Áit.
ˌtolənəˈroːg
Áit.
ˌtoləˈroːg
Áit.
Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Tulaigh-na-Ruaige = Hill of the rout or defeat. Probably the scene of a battle. "
Nóta
1817
Tulmaharogue
Larkin
1834?
Tullynroague
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs (60:16/8)
1834?
Tullynarouge
TAB Leathanach: 81 (60:16/8)
1836
Tullynarogue
BS:AL
1836
Tullnaharogue
Larkin (Li)
1836
Tullynarrogue
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Tullynaroog
O'Donovan, I.:AL
1836
"Tullaigh na rua//g, 'hill of the defeats'"
[an dara 'l' scriosta]
OD:AL
1836
Tullynaroog
OD:AL

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