Irish Sagas at UCC University College Cork



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Place and tribal names

Google Map of Places in text

(Onom. = Onomasticon Goedelicum)
(FM. = Annals of the Kingdom of Ireland by the Four Masters, ed. O’Donovan)
(Fy. = The Genealogies, Tribes and Customs of Hy-Fiachrach, ed. O’Donovan)

In addition to the above online sources, identification of the placenames below is based on the Fascicles of the following publication, where available:

HDGP = Historical dictionary of Gaelic placenames (Ó Riain et al.)

The placename marked with a star (*) below has been identified and appears in the Google Map above.

Aidhne, (Aidne), (Map – Aidne), a territory equivalent to the diocese of Kilmacduagh (Map), in the baronies of Kiltartan, Dunkellin and Loughrea (Map), in the South-West corner of Co. Galway (Fy. p. 52, note l) (HDGP i p. 27, s.n. Aidhne (1)) (Onom. ‘aidhne’), §1

*Durlas (Guaire) = Dún Guaire, Dungory Castle, east of Kinvarra, in the barony of Kiltartan (Map), Co. Galway (Fy. pp. 67-68, note p) (FM. vi p. 2086, note q) (Onom. ‘durlas guaire’, ‘d. guaire’), §2