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An Chorr Dhubh
genitive: na Coirre Duibhe
(Irish)
Corduff
(English)

Glossary

English round hill, pointed hill, hollow; pointed, conspicuous, odd
dubh, dú-, duí-
English black

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Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.9082, -7.9353latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
"Cf: p:Inishmagrath b: Drumahaire p: Mohill b: Mohill p: Annaduff b: Mohill Mu An Chorr Dhubh BÁC An Chorr Dhubh Ca, CD Gan chártaí "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Cor-dhubh = Black round hill."
Nóta
1776
Corduff
Uachtanna, Féach Breifne 1965 Leathanach: 524
1829
Curduff
TAB Leathanach: innéacs 11, Nóta: (61:16/13)
1834
Corduff
Reg.of Dioc. of Ardagh (cf. TAB (61:16/13))
1836
Corduff
BS:AL Leathanach: C001,1,25
1836
Curduff
CM:AL Leathanach: C001,1,25
1836
Curduff
Buck, H.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,25
1836
Corr-Dubh, 'the blackcorner'
Mc Donough, I.:AL Leathanach: C001,1,25
1836
Curduff
HCons PR:AL  Leathanach: C001,1,25
1836
Cor dubh, 'black round hill'
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,1,25
1836
Corduff
OD:AL Leathanach: C001,1,25
1836
Corduff
BS:AL
1836
Curduff
CM:AL
1836
Curduff
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Corr-Dubh
'the blackcorner'
Mc Donough, I.:AL
1836
Curduff
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Cor dubh,
'black round hill'
OD:AL
1836
Corduff
OD:AL

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