townland
Amorset
genitive: Amorset
non-validated name
(Irish)
Amorset
(English)

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

54.3104, -8.1866latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Áth-Mór-Sét = Ford of the great path. Sét – semita unius animalis (Cormac Gloss). Séad – a path. The smallest of the ancient roads (O’Donavan). The River Bonet flows on its west. "
Nóta
1836
Armorset
BS:AL
1836
Armorset
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Ath mor reth
pl:AL
1836
Ath mór rét
'fort of the great path'
OD:AL
1836
Amorset
OD:AL
2010
amərˈsət
Áit.
2010
ˈaːrmərˌset
Áit.

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