townland
Baile an Ghaoraigh Thoir
genitive: Bhaile an Ghaoraigh Thoir
validated name
(Irish)
Ballingeary East
(English)

Glossary

English townland, town, homestead

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the town of An Gaorach
    An Gaorach — ón sloinne Angla-Normannach Gear, Geary.

  • English

    the town of An Gaorach
    An Gaorach — from the Anglo-Norman surname Gear, Geary.

Centrepoint

52.3957, -7.84155latitude, longitude
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Historical references

1596
Ballingery
Inq. Leathanach: II.249
1654
Ballingery
DS
1654
Ballingery
DS (s) (TÁ)
DS (s) (TÁ)
1654
Ballengeary
CS I Leathanach: 1.300,304,306,311,322,000,000
1654
Ballyngeary
CS I Leathanach: 1.312,313
1655
Ballyngeary
CS I Leathanach: I.350
1660c
Ballingeery
BSD Leathanach: 145
1750
Ballyngeary
CGn. Leathanach: 138.570.96083
1840
Ballingeary
BS:AL
1840
baile an ghaera, dhaora
pl:AL
1840
baile an ghaera, 'Geary's town'
dúch:AL
1985
ˌbalənˈgiːriː
Áit.

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