townland
Ráth Cionaoith
genitive: Ráth Cionaoith
non-validated name
(Irish)
Rakenny
(English)

Glossary

ráth, ráith
English ring-fort

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the ring-fort of Cionaoth
    Cionaoth — ainm pearsanta

  • English

    the ring-fort of Cionaoth
    Cionaoth — personal name

Centrepoint

54.0439, -7.17758 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

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Nior aimsíodh an logainm san fhoinse seo: Inq. Ult. (Ca)
Nóta
1609-1610
Rakonny
coill léirithe ann
MEC
1655-57
Rathkenny
DS Leathanach: 84
1660c
Rathkenny
BSD (Ca) Leathanach: 205
1667
Rathkenny
ASE Leathanach: 134
1685
Rathkenny
Hib. Del.
1709
Rakenny
Carvaghs Leathanach: 59
1836
Rath Cean:aigh, 'Kenny's rath or fort'
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rath Cendaigh
ARÉ:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rakenny
List 1790 (Act of Parl.):AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rakany
Commonwealth Survey:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rakeney
Freeholders (Ca) Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rakenny
OD:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Ra-kenny
"Prond Ra-Kenny" [dúch];
pron.:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rakenny
GJ Assess. 1824:AL (Ca) Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rakenny
BS:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rathkenny
BM:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rathkonny
DS:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rath Ceanaigh
pl:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Raukenny
CM:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rathkenny
Fetherston, Rev. T.:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rakenny
Reilly, Rev. P:AL Leathanach: Ca025,17
1836
Rath Cennach
The Fort of Rath-Kenny is still in existence
LSO (Ca) Leathanach: 54\118
1836
Rathkenny
The Fort of Rath-Kenny is still in existence
LSO (Ca) Leathanach: 54\119

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