Words and Proper Names

lios

2332.
Toner (Gregory): Settlement and settlement terms in medieval Ireland: ráth and lios.
In Ainm 8 (1998), pp. 1–40.
Studies the meaning, chronology and distribution of these two place-name elements.
8361.
Flanagan (Deirdre): Settlement terms in Irish place-names.
In Onoma 17 (1972–1973), pp. 157–174.
On the use and distribution of the place-name elements dún, ráth, lios, cathair, caiseal.