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genitive: Inis Caoin
(Irish)
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(English)
Other names
Clann Chaoich an Fheadha
genitive: Chlann Chaoich an Fheadha
historical name
(Irish)
Glossary
caoin pleasant, fair
inis
(also: inse)
island; river meadow
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    pleasant river meadow, island
    Clann Chaoich an Fheadha, Clann Chaoich Uachtarach, agus Clann Chaoich na Seanchlainne (ag tagairt don chraobh úd na Raghallach sa cheantar seo a choimeád an sloinne Mac an Chaoich, is dócha) ainmneacha eile a bhí ar an gcuid seo den bharúntacht Clann Chaoich tráth

  • English

    pleasant river meadow, island
    This part of the barony of Clann Chaoich/Clankee also went by the names Clann Chaoich an Fheadha, 'Clann Chaoich of the wood'; Clann Chaoich Uachtarach, 'Upper Clann Chaoich'; and Clann Chaoich na Seanchlainne, 'Clann Chaoich of the old family', probably referring to the branch of the O'Reillys in this area who kept the surname Mac an Chaoich

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