townland
Droim Lomáin
genitive: Dhroim Lomáin
non-validated name
(Irish)
Drumlumman
(English)

Glossary

droim, drom
English ridge

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    ridge of (the) bare tree; the ridge of Lomán
    Ní léir cé acu an t-ainm pearsanta Lomán nó an t-ainmfhocal lomán, a bhfuil bríonna éagsúla leis, atá sa dara heilimint

  • English

    ridge of (the) bare tree; the ridge of Lomán
    It is unclear whether the second element represents the personal name Lomán or the noun lomán; the latter word has several meanings

Centrepoint

54.0236, -6.99959latitude, longitude
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Archival records

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Historical references

1629
Dromlinee
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 19 Car. I
1638
Dromlowe
Inq. Ult. Leathanach: 17 Car. II
1761
Dromlomon
Freeholders (Ca) Leathanach: 252

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