Fionnghlas
genitive: Fhionnghlaise
validated name
(Irish)
Finglas
(English)

Glossary

fionn, finne
English white

Centrepoint

53.4187, -6.31297latitude, longitude
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Historical references

762
Finnglaissi
AU I Leathanach: 226
790
Finnghlaissi
AU I Leathanach: 270
837
Finglaisi
AU I Leathanach: 376
1160c
Findglais
LL Leathanach: 361
1179
Finnglas
Pont. Hib. Leathanach: 27
1219
Fynglas
Llanth. Leathanach: 39
1290
Fineglas
Crede Mihi Leathanach: 138
1540
Fynglas
Ir. Mon. Poss. Leathanach: 8
1636
Fionnglaisi
FNÉ Leathanach: 128
1645
Fiindglaise (g.)
ASH Leathanach: 615
1664
ffinglas
HMR (BÁC) Leathanach: 418
1664
Finglas Bridge, Finglaswood
HMR (BÁC) Leathanach: 419
1670c
Finglas
BSD (BÁC) Leathanach: 94
1840
Finglas
BS Sketch Map:AL
1840
Finglass
Carlisle:ALPB
1840
fionnghlaise, bright stream
OD:AL
1840
Finglas
Rocque (1762):AL
1969
Fionnghlas
Bailte Poist Leathanach: 27

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