An Lorgain
genitive: na Lorgan
non-validated name
(Irish)
Lurgan
(English)

Glossary

lorgain, lorga
English long low ridge; strip of land

Explanatory note

Centrepoint

53.8435, -7.09673 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1836
Lurgan, 'shins or long hills'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgain
pl:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan R. & V.
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan R. & V.
["R"="Rectory"; "V"="Vicarage"];
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan Ph
Eccl. Annals 1626:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan R.
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan Parish
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan R.
Beauf. Mem.:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan Ph
Coote Co. Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan R.
Seward Top. Hib.:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lorgen
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan
Carvaghs, Book of:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
1836
Lurgan Parish
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: Ca050,1
2011
ˈloːrgən
[r] beagnach [ʁ] ag an gcainteoir sa chomhthéacs seo
Áit. Cainteoir: 3, Uimhir : T01
2011
ˈlo̤rgən
"Maghera, Virginia and Lurgan, three churches in the one. Mullagh and Cross is the one."
Áit. Cainteoir: 4, Uimhir : T01
2011
ˈlɔːrgən
[r] i dtreo [ʁ]
Áit. Uimhir : T01, Cainteoir: 8
2011
ˈlɜɹgən
[ɜ] sic, níos oscailte ná schwa. Cf. bf Cornaslieve ag an gcainteoir céanna.
Áit. Cainteoir: 9, Uimhir : T01

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