civil parish townland
Glas Naíon
genitive: Ghlas Naíon
validated name
(Irish)
Glasnevin
(English)

Glossary

glas, glaise
English stream

Historical references

1160c.
Glassi Noeden
LL Leathanach: VI 50251/2
1179
Glasneden
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 4
1186
Glasnoyden
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 15
1192
Glasnoiden
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: 1 72
1200c.
Glasneden
Crede Mihi Leathanach: 2
1202
Glasnedean
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 28
1343
Glasnevyn
HTrin. AR Leathanach: 26
1504
Glasneving
Alen's Reg. Leathanach: 156
1565
Glasnewin
F Leathanach: 770
1609
Glasneven
CPR Leathanach: 169
1609
Glasnevin
CPR Leathanach: 169
1624
Glassneven
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 60 J I
1646
Glassnyvin
Inq. Lag. Leathanach: 80 J I
1660
Glasnevin
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 97
1660c.
Glasnevan
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 97
1664
Glasneeven
HMR (BÁC) Leathanach: 398
1666
Glasnevan
ASE Leathanach: 73
1683
Glasnepin
Hib. Del.
1837
Glassnevin
BS:AL
1837
glais naoidhean, stream of the infants
OD:AL
1969
Glas Naíon
Bailte Poist

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