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The topography of Bruidhean Da Choga or Bryanmore Hill, Co. Westmeath

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dc.contributor.author Finnegan, Aengus
dc.date.accessioned 2018-01-18T14:59:26Z
dc.date.available 2018-01-18T14:59:26Z
dc.date.issued 2012
dc.identifier.uri http://hdl.handle.net/10344/6458
dc.description peer-reviewed en_US
dc.description.abstract The placename Bmidhean Da Choga (earlier Bmiden Da Choca) is well attested before 1000 A.D. It is mentioned in Sdla Mucce Meic Datiz6, The Annals of the Four Masters for the year 919 A.D and in Chranicon Scotorum for the year 604 A.D. The focus of this paper will however be on placenames mentioned in the mid twelfth-century text Bruiden Da Choca, 'Da Choga's Hostel', and their possible connection with modem townland names found in the vicinity of Bmidhean Da Choga or Bryanmore Hill, which is situated about eight miles to the east of Athlone, in the parish of Dmrnraney, barony of Kilkenny West, Co. Westmeath. en_US
dc.language.iso eng en_US
dc.publisher Ulster Place Name Society en_US
dc.relation.ispartofseries Ainm: A Journal of Names Studies;XI, pp. 65-89
dc.relation.uri http://www.ulsterplacenames.org/ainm.htm
dc.subject Bruiden Da Choga en_US
dc.subject Westmeath en_US
dc.subject placenames en_US
dc.subject Creevenamanagh en_US
dc.subject Irish language en_US
dc.subject Gaeilge en_US
dc.subject toponymy en_US
dc.title The topography of Bruidhean Da Choga or Bryanmore Hill, Co. Westmeath en_US
dc.type info:eu-repo/semantics/article en_US
dc.type.supercollection all_ul_research en_US
dc.type.supercollection ul_published_reviewed en_US
dc.date.updated 2017-10-19T12:48:56Z
dc.description.version PUBLISHED
dc.rights.accessrights info:eu-repo/semantics/openAccess en_US
dc.internal.rssid 2643150
dc.internal.copyrightchecked Yes
dc.identifier.journaltitle Ainm: a journal of name studies
dc.description.status peer-reviewed


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