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Droim Ing
genitive: Dhroim Ing
non-validated name
(Irish)
Druming
(English)
Glossary
droim
(also: drom)
ridge
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    ridge of (the) boundary?
    Ing — foirm de eang. Féach Ó Duinnín 'land, territory, border' s.v. eang; féach, leis, www.dil.ie s.v. 2. eng (b).
    Tá an baile fearainn seo suite ar theorainn dhá pharóiste. Cf. bf Droim Ing, Co. Lú, ar theorainn dhá pharóiste; agus bf Dún Ing, Co. Chill Dara, ar theorainn dhá bharúntacht. Cf., leis, bf An Ing, Co. an Chláir, a ghobann amach san fharraige [? = 'angle'].

  • English

    ridge of (the) boundary?
    Ing — alternate form of eang. See Ó Duinnín 'land, territory, border' s.v. eang; see also www.dil.ie s.v. 2. eng (b).
    This townland is situated on the boundary of two parishes. Cf. bf Droim Ing, Co. Louth, on a parish boundary; and bf Dún Ing, Co. Kildare, on the boundary of two baronies. Cf., also, bf An Ing, Co. Clare, which juts out into the sea [? = 'angle'].

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N 19559 67392

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