townland
Breacaire Mór
genitive: Bhreacaire Mór
(Irish)
Brackary More
(English)

Glossary

English great, big

Centrepoint

54.3469, -8.15958 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman Breacaraigh = speckled or variegated land."
Nóta
1654-66
Breakrey
CS X Leathanach: X 96
1660c
Brackremore
BSD Leathanach: 76
1817
Brackerrymore
Larkin
1835?
Brackreymore
TAB Leathanach: Innéacs, 7 (59:16/2)
1836
Brackreymore
BS:AL
1836
Brackerrymore
Larkin (Li)
1836
Brackreymore
Bar. Cons.:AL
1836
Breac rae-mór
Orme, M.:AL
1836
Brackry more
Cullen, D.:AL
1836
Brackerymore
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Breacaire mór,
'speckled land (big)'
OD:AL
1836
Brackăry more
OD:AL

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