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Baile Chaisleáin Bhéarra Loading...
genitive: Bhaile Chaisleáin Bhéarra
(Irish)
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(English)
Castletown Bearhaven
(English)
Other names
Castletown Bere
local name
(English)
Glossary
baile townland, town, homestead
caisleán castle
Explanatory note
  • Gaeilge

    Baile Chaisleáin Bhéarra ‘the castle-town of Béarra’

  • English

    Baile Chaisleáin Bhéarra ‘the castle-town of Béarra’

    The meaning of Béarra (earlier Béirre), the Irish name for the Bear Peninsula, is unclear.

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