townland
Ceapach Chonáin
genitive: Cheapach Chonáin
(Irish)
Cappacannaun
(English)

Glossary

ceapach, ceapaigh
English plot of land, tillage plot

Explanatory note

  • Gaeilge

    the tillage-plot of Conán
    Conán — ainm pearsanta

  • English

    the tillage-plot of Conán
    Conán — personal name

Centrepoint

52.9518, -8.56538 latitude, longitude
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Historical references

cf Cappalaheen: Ceapach Fhaithín Tulach Íocht.
CGH Hūi Chanáin 122 ab 2b (Lag.)
CGH Hūi Chonáin 120 ac 4b (Lag.)
de Bhulbh: Ó Cuinneáin: in use in TÁ, Cl, etc, but impossible to distinguish it from Ó Cuineáin.
Ó Cuineáin: a var. of Ó Coineáin ibid.
MacLysaght: Ó Cuinneáin: A Thomond name, mainly in North TÁ
MacLysaght: Ó Cuineáin pec. to To Sligo etc.
de Bhulbh: Ó Canáin, Uí Maine
Ó Cónáin (< con), more commonly Ó Cuineáin
1622
Kappah-coman (e.g - Comm)
State Dioc. Leathanach: 137
1659
Cappacanon
Cen. Leathanach: 171
c1660
Cappacanan
BSD Leathanach: 12
1685
Cappacannon
Hib. Del.
1757
Cappycanane
CGn. Imleabhar: 188.456.126310
1787
Cappacanan
Pelham (Cl)
1839
Cappakenaan
BS:AL
1839
Cappicunnane
Inhabs.:AL
1839
Ceapa Uí Chanáin
OD:AL
1840
Ceapa Uí Chanáin
pl:AL
1983
ˌkapəkəˈna:n
Áit. Uimhir : C729B202 C730A196

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