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Baile Hoiste
genitive: Bhaile Hoiste
validated name
(Irish)
Ballyhist
(English)
Glossary
baile townland, town, homestead
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    the town of Hoiste
    Hoiste — ainm pearsanta agus sloinne (< Hodge na nAngla-Normannach).
    Baile Hoiste Mór a bhí ar an mbaile fearainn seo tráth, agus é teorannach le bf Baile Hoiste Beag, par. Thulach Artáin, q.v.; tá bf Baile an Chnocáin eatarthu sa lá atá inniu ann.

  • English

    the town of Hoiste
    Hoiste — personal name and surname (< Anglo-Norman Hodge).
    This townland was once called Baile Hoiste Mór, 'the big Baile Hoiste', and was adjacent to bf Baile Hoiste Beag, 'the small Baile Hoiste', par. Tullaghorton, q.v.; today the townland of Baile an Chnocáin/Ballyknockane lies between them.

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S 051 162

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