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Tobar Phádraig
genitive: Thobar Phádraig
validated name
(Irish)
Patrickswell
(English)
Glossary
tobar well
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    the well of Pádraig
    Pádraig — ainm naoimh (< Patricius na Laidine).
    Teampall Phádraig, 'the church of Pádraig', ainm an tseanteampaill a bhfuil iarsmaí de le feiscint sa bhaile fearainn seo fós.
    Is cosúil gurb é Cloch an Ódaigh, 'the stone of An tÓdach (ón sloinne Angla-Normannach Ode, Odo)', an logainm eile atá le feiscint in iontrálacha 1654, 1657, 1660c, etc.

  • English

    the well of Pádraig
    Pádraig — saint's name (< Latin Patricius).
    Teampall Phádraig, 'the church of Pádraig', was the name of the old church of which remnants can still be seen in the townland.
    The other placename seen in entries 1654, 1657, 1660c, etc., appears to be Cloch an Ódaigh, 'the stone of An tÓdach (from the Anglo-Norman surname Ode, Odo)'

Irish Grid

S 164 228

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