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From: "Sean O." <>
Subject: Re: "Bally"
Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2003 03:10:34 GMT
References: <GBOga.48800$o8.984093@twister.tampabay.rr.com>


http://www.wesleyjohnston.com/users/ireland/geography/placenames.html
all sorts of info on irish place names. hope it helps

cheers,
sean

"Jimmie Barnes" <> wrote in message
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> Ballyshannon, Ballyvaughan, Ballycastle.
> My question is: What does "Bally" mean?
>
> One Irish friend jokingly said it means a place with a store and four
> taverns.
>
> Jimmie
>
>



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