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An Caol
genitive: an Chaoil
non-validated name
(Irish)
Keel
(English)
Glossary
caol narrow; a narrow; marshy stream
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    the marshy stream, marsh?
    Tá bríonna éagsúla leis an ainmfhocal caol i logainmneacha; cf. www.dil.ie s.v. cáel II (e): 'a stream flowing through a marsh'. Tá talamh fliuch agus sruthán i ndeisceart an bf seo.
    Cf. bf Cluain Caoil, par. Chill na Sí

  • English

    the marshy stream, marsh?
    The noun caol has several meanings in placenames; cf. www.dil.ie s.v. cáel II (e): 'a stream flowing through a marsh'. There is wet ground and a stream in the south of this townland.
    Cf. bf Cluain Caoil, par. Chill na Sí

Irish Grid

N 17970 65928

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