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Geneamuin Chormaic

Place and tribal names

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(Onom. = Onomasticon Goedelicum)
(FM. = Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters, ed. O’Donovan)
(Lct. = Leabhar na gCeart, ed. O’Donovan)
(ML. = Cath Mhuighe Léana, ed. O’Curry)
(Adr. = Dr. Reeves' Notes to Adamnan’s Vita Sancti Columbae)
(Obr. =  O’Brien’s Irish-English Dictionary)
(Rc. = Revue Celtique)

Achail, a misreading for Conachail, §5

Banba, a poetic name for Ireland (Onom. ‘banba’), §6

Bóand, the River Boyne (FM. i p. 91, A.M. 5160) (Onom. ‘bóand’), §12

Brug Breag = Brug meicc ind óc = Brug na Bóinne, Newgrange on the River Boyne, Co. Meath (FM. i p. 22, note w) (Onom. ‘b. meicc ind óc’, ‘b. na bóinne’, ‘brug na bóinne’), §12

Cenn Craibhighe i Conachail in Connaught; Uaimh Cormaic was in it (Onom. ‘c. craibhighe i conachail’), §5

Claenferte Temrach, the Sloping Trenches (Map — Claenfearta), a place on the western slope of the hill of Tara (FM. i p. 114, note h) (Onom. ‘claenferte’), §10

Cleiteach, a place close to Newgrange on the River Boyne, Co. Meath (FM. i pp. 115-116, note o) (ML. p. 66 (102), note b) (Onom. ‘cleiteach’), §12

Conachail, Cunghill, a townland in the parish of Achonry, barony of Leyny (Map), Co. Sligo (FM. ii p. 929, note g) (Onom. ‘conachail’), §5

Connachta, Connaught (Onom. ‘connachta’), §3

Corann, contained the barony of Gallen, Co. Mayo and the baronies of Leyny and Corran in Co. Sligo (Map) (Obr. p. 125) (Onom. ‘corann’), §§3, 4, 9

(Corca) Fhirtrí, (Corca Fhir Trí), (Map – Corco Fhir Trí), the people of Corann (FM. ii p. 656, note l) (Onom. ‘c. fhirtrí’), §3

Fidhnacha, in Corann in Connaught (Onom. ‘fidhnacha’), §4

Fir Cúl Breg, (Fir Cúl Breg), (Map – Fir Chúl Breg), now the baronies of Kells Upper and Kells Lower (Map), Co. Meath (FM. i p. 297, note p) (Onom. ‘f. cúl’ and ‘f. cúl breg’), §9

Gregraige, (Grecraige), (Map – Grecraige), ‘the Gregories’, a district in the South of Co. Sligo, supposed to be co-extensive with the barony of Coolavin (Map), but anciently more extensive (Lct. p. 99, note d) (Onom. ‘gregraige’), §6

Luaigni (na Temrach), a people in Co. Meath; possibly the barony of Lune (Map), Co. Meath (FM. i p. 102, note i) (Onom. ‘luaigni’), §6

(Mag) Mucruma, the plain South-West of Athenry, Co. Galway (FM. i p. 108, note a) (Onom. ‘m. mucruma’), §1

Ros na Ríg, Rossnaree, a ford on the River Boyne, near Slane, Co. Meath (Adr. p. 235, note a) (Onom. ‘ros na ríg’), §12

Sídh Chormaic, a misreading for Uaimh Cormaic (Rc. xiv p. 332), §5

Sinand, the River Shannon (FM. i p. 355, A.D. 751) (Onom. ‘sinand’), §1

Temair, Tara (Map – Teamhair), Co. Meath (FM. i pp. 30-31, note h) (Onom. ‘temair’), §§6, 8, 9, etc.

Uaimh Cormaic, in Cenn Craibhighe in Conachail, in Connaught (Onom. ‘u. cormaic ’), §5

Ulaid, Ulster (Onom. ‘ulaid’), §12