Celebrating Ulster's Townlands

PLACE-NAMES IN THE EXHIBITION FROM CO. FERMANAGH

 

Place-name

Irish Form

Translation

Townland?

County etc

Ballynant

Baile Neant

"townland of nettles"

townland

Fermanagh

Ballyreagh

An Baile Riabhach

"the speckled townland"

townland

Fermanagh

Beagh

Beitheach

"place of birches"

townland

Fermanagh  & Tyrone

Belcoo

Béal Cú

"approach to the narrows"

townland

Fermanagh

Belleek

Béal Leice

"approach to the rocky ford"

townland

Fermanagh

Binaughlin

Binn Eachlabhra

"Eachlabhra's peak"

hill

Fermanagh

Breagho

Bréachmhá

"wolf plain"

townland 

Fermanagh

Brockagh

Brocach

"badger-den"

townland

Fermanagh

Cladagh

An Chlóideach

"the washing river"

river

Fermanagh

Cloghtogle

Cloch Thógála

"stone tomb ("raised stone")"

townland

Fermanagh

Cornafannoge

Corr na bhFeannóg

"round hill of the scaldcrows"

townland

Fermanagh

Cornashee

Ceathramh na Sí

"quarter of the fairy mound"

townland

Fermanagh

Creagh

Créach

"coarse pasture"

townland

Fermanagh

Crieve Hill

Craoibh

"branchy tree"

townland

Fermanagh

Cuilcagh

Cailceach

"chalky mountain"

hill

Fermanagh

Derrin

Doirín

"little oakwood"

townland

Fermanagh

Devenish

Daimhinis

"ox island"

townland

Fermanagh

Drumdran

Droim Drean

"ridge of wrens"

townland

Fermanagh  & Tyrone

Drumgramph

Droim gCreamha

"ridge of garlic"

townland

Fermanagh & Monaghan

Drummanagapple

Dromainn na gCapall

"little ridge of the horses"

townland

Fermanagh

Enniskillen

Inis Ceithlinn

"Ceithleann's island"

town

Fermanagh

Fermanagh

Fir Manach

"men of the Manaigh"

tribal name

Fermanagh

Florence Court Demesne

Mullach na Seangán

"hill of the ants"

townland

Fermanagh

Giltagh or Broomhill

Giolcach

"place of broom"

townland

Fermanagh

Inish Samer

Inis Samhaoir

"island of the Erne"

island

Fermanagh / Donegal

Inishmacsaint

Inis Maighe Samh

"island of the sorrel plain"

townland

Fermanagh

Killesher

Cill Laisr

"St Lassair's church"

townland

Fermanagh

Kinawley

Cill Náile

"St Náile's church"

townland

Fermanagh

Knocknashangan

Cnoc na Seangán

"hill of the ants"

townland

Fermanagh

Knockninny

Cnoc Ninnidh

"Ninnidh's hill"

hill

Fermanagh

Lammey

Leamhaigh

"place of elms"

townland

Fermanagh

Lankill

Leamhchoill

"elm-wood"

townland

Fermanagh

Laughill

Leamhchoill

"elm-wood"

townland

Fermanagh

Legnabrocky

Lag an Bhrocaigh

"hollow of the badger-den"

townland

Fermanagh

Lignameeltogue

Lag na Míoltóg

"hollow of the midges"

townland

Fermanagh

Lisbellaw

Lios Béal Átha

"fort at the approach to a ford"

town

Fermanagh

Lisnaskea

Lios na Scéithe

"fort of the Shield"

town

Fermanagh

Lough Macnean

Loch Mac nÉin

"lough of the sons of Éan"

lake

Fermanagh

Lough Melvin

Loch Meilbhe

"Meilbhe's lake"

lake

Fermanagh & Leitrim

Monea

Maigh Nia

"champion's plain"

townland

Fermanagh

Mullylusty

Mullach Losaide

"summit of the kneading trough"

townland

Fermanagh

Mullynalughoge

Mullach na Luchóg

"hill of the mice"

townland

Fermanagh

Owenbrean

An Abhainn Bhréan

"the stinking river"

river

Fermanagh

Pollawaddy

Poll an Mhadaidh

"cave of the fox"

cave

Fermanagh

Pollnagollum

Poll na gColm

"cave of the pigeons"

cave

Fermanagh

Roslea

Ros Liath

"grey wood"

townland

Fermanagh

Slawin

Sleamhain

"elm-wood"

townland

Fermanagh

Stranadarriff

Srath na dTarbh

"river holm of the bulls"

townland

Fermanagh

Templenaffrinn

Teampall an Aifrinn

"church of the offering/mass"

townland

Fermanagh

Tempo

An tIompó Deiseal

"the right-hand turn"

village

Fermanagh

Termonmagrath

Tearmann Mhic Craith

"McGrath's church land"

parish

Fermanagh

Tullylammy

Tulaigh Leamhaí

"hillock of the place of elms"

townland

Fermanagh

Tullynaglug

Tulaigh na gClog

"knoll of the bells"

townland

Fermanagh

Whealt

Fiodhalt

"wooded cliff"

district

Fermanagh