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An Trian
genitive: an Triain
(Irish)
Trean
(English)

Glossary

trian, treana, triainín
English third

Hierarchy

county

barony

civil parish

Centrepoint

53.9123, -7.82402latitude, longitude
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Historical references

ˈtreːən , ˈtreːn
"Vide Donegal indexes." [Nóta OD]
Nóta
Nóta
Nóta
"Lú An Trian Ga, RC Gan chártaí "
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Trian = The third or ternal part. Trian was one a territorial designation in frequent use. It meant that a certain portion of land was divided into three parts. Compare Middlethird in Co. Tipperary, Trian-Meadhonach; and in Co. Leitrim, Diffreen, near Glencar Lake, Duibh-Thrian, black third division."
Nóta
1590
Treen
F Leathanach: 5441
<s>1621<s>
<s>?*Trene<s>
CPR Leathanach: <s>529b<s>
1622
Treeny alias Treen
CPR Leathanach: 529a-b
1628
Treene
Inq. Leathanach: 164
1655
Trine
DS
1659
Tryne
Cen. Leathanach: 563
c1660
Trine
BSD Leathanach: 22
c1660
Trine
BSD Leathanach: 25
1666
Treene
ASE Leathanach: 51:23
1667
Tryne
ASE Leathanach: 136
1667
Trine
ASE Leathanach: 167
1685
Trine
Hib. Del.
1836
Trean
'great authority'
Quinn, E.:AL
1836
Treathan
the place of tracks or traces'
dúch:AL
1836
Trian
'trian is a ternal division, carrow a quatriple one'
OD:AL
1836
Trayne
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Tryne
Norris, B.:AL
1836
Treen
S&V:AL
1836
Trean
Buck, H.:AL
1836
Trean
CM:AL
1836
Train
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Train
HCER 1826:AL
1836
Trine
DS:AL
1836
Trean
OD:AL

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