townland
Cluain Eithne
genitive: Chluain Eithne
non-validated name
(Irish)
Clowninny
(English)

Glossary

cluain, cluaine
English meadow, pasture

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the pasture of Eithne
    Eithne — ainm pearsanta (mná). De réir an traidisiúin, Eithne ab ainm do mháthair Mhaodhóg, éarlamh an pharóiste seo agus pharóiste Chill Dalláin

  • English

    the pasture of Eithne
    Eithne — (female) personal name. According to tradition, Eithne was the name of the mother of Maodhóg, the patron of this parish and of the parish of Kildallon

Centrepoint

54.1314, -7.43686 latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1609
ClonInaly
sic
MEC
1610
Clonynagh
CPR Leathanach: 167b
1611
Clonynagh
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 16 Car. I
1639
Clonynagh
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 62 Car. I
1640
Clownenagh
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 67 Car. I
1641
Clounenye
Dep. 1641 Leathanach: 24
1660c
Clownenagh
BSD
1661
Clonnagh al'<br/>Clonneagh
Inq. Ult. Uimhir: 1 Car. II
1661
Cloneny
Inq. Ult.
1709
Clauniney
Carvaghs
1709
Cloney
Carvaghs
1836
Cluain Eithne, 'Eithne's lawn or meadow'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Cluain na nech?
dúch (scriosta):AL Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Clowniny
TAB Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Clooninny
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Cloninny or Cloniny
Lanesborough Survey 1809: Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Clanniney
Printed List 1790:AL Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Cloonynagh
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Clowninny
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Clowneny
Cess Bk:AL Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Clowninny
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca019,45
1836
Cluain iny
pl:AL Leathanach: Ca019,45

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