Toner, Gregory (2008) The original Irish name of Carrickarade/Carrick-a-rede, Co. Antrim. Ainm: a journal of name studies, 9 . pp. 65-71. [Journal article]
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A consideration of historical features of East Ulster Irish dialects suggests that the name of Carrick-a-rede rope bridge in Co. Antrim, now owned and managed by the National Trust, goes back to an Irish form Carraig Dhroichid 'rock of (the) bridge'.
|Item Type:||Journal article|
|Keywords:||Onomastics, Antrim, salmon fishing, East Ulster Irish.|
|Faculties and Schools:||Faculty of Arts > School of Irish Language and Literature|
Faculty of Arts
|Research Institutes and Groups:||Irish and Celtic Studies Research Institute|
|Deposited By:||Professor Gregory Toner|
|Deposited On:||22 Dec 2009 09:16|
|Last Modified:||14 Aug 2015 14:32|
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