Cill Bhríde
genitive: Chill Bhríde
non-validated name
(Irish)
Kilbride
(English)

Glossary

English church

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the church of Bríd
    Bríd — ainm pearsanta

  • English

    the church of Bríd
    Bríd — personal name

Centrepoint

53.8126, -7.25901latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1540
Kylbrede
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 263
1540
Kylbryde
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 263
1609
Killbride
Inq. Ult. App. Leathanach: [lxxv]
1609
Kilbride
Inq. Ult. App. Leathanach: [lxxv]
1655-7
Kilbrid
DS
1685
Kilbrid
Hib. Del.
1709
Parish of [Kilbride]
Carvaghs Leathanach: 37
1709
Parish of Kilbride
Carvaghs Leathanach: 39
1836
Kilbride
Carvaghs List 1699:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbride
Old MS:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Castlecorr or Kilbride R.
Carlisle Top Dic:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Castlecor R.
Irish Eccl. Reg. 1824:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbride Ph
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbrady called also Castlecor
Pop. Rep. 1821:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbride alias Castlecorr
"Reserve" [pl]; "?Kilbrady to be settled in Meath" [pl]; "The name is derived from Kil Bridha St Bridget Church the p[...] in Meath is called Castlecorr, there was an old castle there of the Dunsany family and an old church now in ruins" [dúch];
Rec. Name:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbride
OD:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Castlecor R.
Beaufort:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Castlecorr R.
Beauf. Mem.:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbride Ph alias Kill
Coote Co. Survey:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Castlecor R.
Seward Top. Hib.:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbride
DS:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Cill Bhríghde
"Ecclesia Sti Brigid[.]" [dúch scriosta];
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbride
[=AL 132: tá AL eile do Kilbride ann - 104 - ach an chuma air go mbaineann sé le paróiste eile. Tá AL eile ann - "Moymet Parish alias Kilbride" - uimhir 188];
BS:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
Kilbrady
HCER 1826:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1
1836
[Kilbride]
"Is situated in the counties of Cavan and Meath" [Situation];
Situation:AL Leathanach: Mí051,1

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