Lios na Muice
genitive: Lios na Muice
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English ring-fort, enclosure
English pig

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the enclosure of the pig
    B'fhéidir gur chirte Lios na Muicí, 'the enclosure of the swineherds', anseo. Féach bf Baile na Muicí [par. Ráth Caola]

  • English

    the enclosure of the pig
    Perhaps Lios na Muicí, 'the enclosure of the swineherds', might be more correct here. See the townland name Baile na Muicí / Ballynamucky [par. Ráth Caola / Rathkeale]


52.576, -8.87832latitude, longitude
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