Words and Proper Names

Ára airthir

Ó Murchú (Séamas): An tainm áite Inis Oírr.
In Éigse 26 (1992), pp. 119–123.
Inis Oírr < Inis Oirthir, with detailed linguistic discussion.

Incl. 3 apps: A. On the Co. Clare version of the name; B. On the doubtful identification of Magh Saíre (in Lebor na Cert) with Inis Oírr; C. The oldest English names.