townland
Cora Bháirce
genitive: Chora Bháirce
non-validated name
(Irish)
Corrabarrack
(English)

Glossary

cora, coraidh, corann
English weir, stone-fence, ford

Explanatory note

  • English

    weir of (the) boat-shaped structure

Centrepoint

54.0118, -7.89359 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

Nóta
Nóta
n/a
"Pinkman: Corra-Bharraic = Barriac’s or Barry’s hill. Barraich was a common personal name in ancient times. There was Daire Barraic, second son of Cahir More, Monarch of Ireland in the second century. The name is writtern Carrowbargy, alias Carrowbarkee in a Royal Commission Report 1821-1825. There may be some connection with St. Barry."
Nóta
1590
Corrobark
F Leathanach: 5439
1655
Corobarke
DS
c1660
Corrobarke
BSD Leathanach: 29
1667
Carrowbargy alias Carrowbarkee
ASE Leathanach: 167
1712
Carrowbarky alias Carrowbargie
CGn. Imleabhar: 8.462.3142
1728
Carrowbarkey alias Carrowbargey
CGn. Imleabhar: 57.282.38477
1836
Currabarrack
Rec. Name:AL
1836
Currabarrack
BS:AL
1836
Curbarrack
CM:AL
1836
Corr-a-bhreac
'the trout crane'
Quinn, E.:AL Nóta: [scriosta]
1836
Curabarick
HCons PR:AL 
1836
Corroborick
HCER 1826:AL
1836
Corobarke
DS Ref.:AL
1836
Corobark
DS Map:AL
1836
Corra bearraic
pl:AL
1836
Cor a bearraic
'bearraic, round hill, (Bearraic, a man)'
OD:AL
1836
Corrabarrack
OD:AL
2010
ˌkorəˈbarɪk/<br/>/ˌkorəˈvarɪk
duine céanna

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