townland
Inse na Muc
genitive: Inse na Muc
validated name
(Irish)
Inchnamuck
(English)

Glossary

inis, inse
English island; river meadow
muc
English pig

Explanatory note

  • English

    the river-meadow of the pigs

Centrepoint

52.3074, -8.03644 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1665
cuid de Ballysheehan
DS (s) (TÁ)
DS (s) (TÁ)
1666-7
Inche
HMR (TÁ) Leathanach: 94
1667
Inchinemuck
ASE Leathanach: 91
1821
Inchanamuck
CGn. Leathanach: 762.379.517514
1840
Inchnamuck
BS:AL
1840
Ínse na muc, 'Island or holm of the pigs'
AL
1985
ˌɪnʃənəˈmuk
Áit.

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