Muine Maothail
genitive: Mhuine Maothail
validated name


English thicket

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    *thicket of (the) soft ground ? *
    Maothla gnáthfhoirm an ghinidigh, ach féach bf Cathair Maothail [par. Ráth Rónáin]

  • English

    *thicket of (the) soft ground ? *
    Maothla is the usual genitive form of maothal, 'soft ground', but compare the townland name Cathair Maothail / Cahermoyle [par. Ráth Rónáin / Rathronan]


52.546, -9.15976 latitude, longitude
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