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Some Fermoy place-names.

Thomas Francis O"Rahilly

Some Fermoy place-names.

by Thomas Francis O"Rahilly

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Published in (Dublin .
Written in English


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From Ériu 12:2.

The Physical Object
Paginationp.p. 254-256
Number of Pages256
ID Numbers
Open LibraryOL20334298M

Fermoy hotels: low rates, no booking fees, no cancellation fees. in partnership with offers highly competitive rates for all types of hotels in Fermoy, from affordable family hotels to the most luxurious ones. , being established in , is longtime Europe’s leader in online hotel reservations. pointed to a pile of manuscripts on the table. “There,” he said, “is the new edition of the Place Names of the Decies. It has cost me my eyesight; I am no longer able to read. I am handing the material to Liam Ó Míodhacháin of Ring for final revision.” So the present book is File Size: 1MB.

PLACE-NAMES AND ANTIQUITIES OF S.E. COEK. By THE EEV. PATEICK POWEE. er 11, ; Published Purpose and scope of the survey hereby initiated will bear, and may require, a few words of introductory explanation. This work is the outcome, in parr, of a proposal made, and practically advocated, some time since, by the.   By that time, the surname system had been fully introduced, so we can mention your surnames in connection with these royal families. Also, by that time, many of the Normans had been fully subsumed into Gaelic culture – adopting Gaelic customs. What was left of the old English administration was in an area around Dublin called the Pale. Beyond.

Fermoy: a town on the River Blackwater in County Cork. It is twenty seven miles north east of Cork City and lies between Bandon and Dunmanaway. Bishop John, the first child travelled to Fermoy to see his mother, Honora, before he left for America. Glanmire: a small town six miles from Cork City. Father Thomas, the second child, was a priest in Author: John England.   Synopsis This is the most complete guide to Irish place-names published in modern times. It explains the origin and derivation of the names of over 3, cities, towns, villages and physical features. The book is in two parts. The first is a list of root or stem words that form the basis of /5(6).


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Some Fermoy place-names by Thomas Francis O"Rahilly Download PDF EPUB FB2

This is a list of towns and villages in County Cork, Ireland. Fermoy - Irish Place Names. Patrick Weston Joyce. Irish Local Names Explained. The book is also available in Kindle.

The Ocean Plague: or, A Voyage to Quebec in an Irish Emigrant Vessel is based upon the diary of Robert Whyte who, incrossed the Atlantic from Dublin to. Sources The relevance of a publication to other entries may Some Fermoy place-names. book indicated in two ways: directly, by submitting a tag for the relevant catalogue entry on this page, or indirectly, by detecting usage in other entries.

In addition, keywords without corresponding entry may be. Gone but not entirely forgotten are the street and place names, which were in use in Fermoy for almost years until about when most of the names had changed to names that mainly commemorate our Irish patriots.

Fermoy in the old days was described as a market, garrison and post town, situated 23 miles N.E. of Cork and miles S.W. Fermoy civil parish, Cork. Fermoy Ordnance Survey map from Click on the research-source links to see the records for Fermoy.

Click on any parish on the map to go to its page. Places in Fermoy Ballyarthur: Ballynoe: 31 book format local histories. 3 periodical references. Some notable garrison towns did not purge their military place names: Kilkenny city retains its Barrack Street, as does Athlone, Dundalk, Cahir, Clonmel, Wexford, Waterford city and Tipperary : Aoife Bhreatnach.

The vast majority of placenames in Ireland are anglicisations of Irish language names; that is, adaptations of the Irish names to English phonology and spelling. However, some names come directly from the English language, and a handful come from Old Norse and study of placenames in Ireland unveils features of the country's history and geography, and the development of the Irish.

pointed to a pile of manuscripts on the table. “There,” he said, “is the new edition of the Place Names of the Decies.

It has cost me my eyesight; I am no longer able to read. I am handing the material to Liam Ó Míochán of Ring for final revision.” So the present book is the last work of File Size: 1MB. While this book does contain reference to other name origins (French, Norman, Latin, etc) this is in the section labelled "Irish First Names" - not a list of Irish origin names, but rather of /5.

Open Library is an initiative of the Internet Archive, a (c)(3) non-profit, building a digital library of Internet sites and other cultural artifacts in digital projects include the Wayback Machine, and   These are guides on this site to help you figure out the meaning of a host of Irish place names.

They’ll get you at least close to working out what many places mean, though it’s not in any sense a complete list. There are many lists of Irish place names and their meanings online.

The vast majority are taken verbatim from an book, Irish. Its occurence in the Annals, etc. is rare even during the following three centuries. In AU it first appears in the 14th century (8 times), in the 15th century (10 times), and in the 16th century (down to ) (7 times).

There is no occurance of it in Chron. Scot., Wars of Gael and Gall, Acallamh na Senorach Adamnan's Life of Columba, and Rennes Dindshenchus. Full text of "Place-names and antiquities of S.E. Cork, Ireland" See other formats GC P87p pt.2 GENEALOGY COLLECTION September, igi8 %^ PROCEEDINGS OF THE ROYAL IRISH ACADEMY Volume XXXIV, Section C, No.

9 PATRICK POWER PLACE-NAMES AND ANTIQUITIES OF S.E. CORK-PART II DUBLIN HODGES, FIGGIS, & CO., Ltd LONDON: WILLIAMS. If you’ve ever listened to John Creedon’s week-nights music show on RTÉ Radio 1, you’ll know he is fascinated with place-names and their origins.

“I’ve always had a grá for place-names, since I was a kid really,” he told me told me last week. “My mother and father were Irish speakers, my father : Donal O'keeffe. O'Rahilly, Thomas F. [ed.], Desiderius, otherwise called Sgáthán an chrábhaidh, by Flaithrí Ó Maolchonaire (Florence Conry), Mediaeval and Modern Irish Ser Dublin: Dublin Institute for Advanced Studies, To see the complete name index to this book go to the IGF Ebay Name Index.

This book greatly expands upon the families given in the first volume to the set, 'The Book of Irish Families, great & small'. Many more Cork families are given here, and additional information can be found on families included in the first volume to the series.

This banner text can have markup. web; books; video; audio; software; images; Toggle navigation. Mitchelstown Placenames. Fanahan was born at Rathealy, near Fermoy, and was the son of an Ulster petty chieftain exiled in Munster.

As was common in Early Christian times, Fanahan entered religious life at a very early age. The most prominent feature in this site is the old Protestant church, now in ruins. A doorway and parts of some.

The ancient territory of Fermoy Author: Unknown File Description T.F. O'Rahilly, 'Some Fermoy placenames', Ériu, 12 (), – The evidence afforded by the personal and place names indicates that the text could not have been written before the twelfth century. The surname (which began to appear in the ninth and was well.

The second section covers some of the more common family names in use in Ireland, with black and white pictures of the crests. A pronunciation guide would have been helpful, but is lacking. All in all, a nice book to add to one's library of Irish reference books/5(6). Over the last 18 months we have taken some of the following photos on our travels – and as we go, we often link to the Irish surnames on our list.

So, join us now as we travel around County Cork taking lots of pictures and sharing with you the many County Cork surnames. County Cork Surnames.A "Postal Address" is a delivery address as defined by Irish Standard - I.S. EN (Postal services.

Address databases), as operated by the Universal Service Provider, An addressing guides comply with the addressing guidelines of the Universal Postal Union (UPU, the United Nations body responsible for promoting standards in the postal industry across the World).THE ANCIENT TERRITORY OF FERMOY 7l Documents of this kind are not common in Irish.

It is quite a matter-of-fact record, and, judged from the personal and place names that survive in the district to the present day, it must have been a fairly exact onre.

The occasion for the record may have been some fundamental change in the political.