Cillín Chéir
genitive: Chillín Chéir
(Irish)
Killinkere
(English)

Glossary

English little church

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the little church of Ciar
    Ciar — ainm pearsanta

  • English

    the little church of Ciar
    Ciar — personal name

Centrepoint

53.8952, -7.07093 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1664
Killinkeare
HMR (Ca)
1700c
Cillín Céir
"cap. Cillín Céir. Comitatus Cavan. ['A cCloinn Chaoich' scriosta]. S. Ultanus. In baronia de Baile Ratha an tSamuigh."
Top. Frag. Leathanach: 76
1836
Killinkere
BM:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkeare
Carvaghs, Book of:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkeere
DS:AL Uimhir: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Cillín Céire, 'little church of St Ciar'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
GortichorreKeilinecarre
"T.Land names" [Inq. C. I];
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
LissomaganKeilenahire
"T.Land names" [Inq. C. I];
Inq. C I:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killeenkeare
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere V.
Seward Top. Hib.:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere
BM:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Cill an ceur
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkeare
Carvaghs, Book of:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkeere
DS:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killeenkeare
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere V.
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinskere Parish
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere V.
Beauf. Mem.:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere V.
Seward Top. Hib.:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere V.
["V"="Vicarage"];
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killencare V.
Irish Eccl. Reg. 1824:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere V.
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinskere Parish
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere V.
Beauf. Mem.:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
1836
Killinkere Ph
Coote Co. Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca037,1
2011
ˌkinɪŋˈkʲeːr
x4, /n/ sic!
Áit. Uimhir : T01, Cainteoir: 8
2011
ˌkinɪˈkʲeːr
gnáthchaint [sic, gan /ŋ/ an babhta seo]
Áit. Uimhir : T01, Cainteoir: 8

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