Words and Proper Names


Wallace (Patrick F.): Garrda and airbeada: the plot thickens in Viking Dublin.
In Seanchas [Fs. Byrne] (2000), pp. 261–274.
Investigates the possible difference in meaning between these two terms for land demarcations, in the context of the sources where they are used.
Mac Mathúna (Liam): Some words for `(man-made) ridge’ in Irish: fu(i)th(a)irbe; immaire; indra, indrad.
In BBCS 26/4 (May, 1976), pp. 445–449.