Glossary of common words in Irish placenames
This glossary offers an overview of words commonly found in Irish placenames, based on automated text searches.
Note Although editorial checks have been carried out and are still being carried out on the results, they may not all be correct. As well as that, not all placenames have been indexed as yet, e.g. (i) the placenames in Northern Ireland that don't yet have established Irish language forms and (ii) placenames that are not in the database at all, e.g. certain minor names.