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From: "Trish" <>
Subject: Re: "Bally"
Date: Fri, 28 Mar 2003 07:39:24 -0000
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"Jimmie Barnes" <> wrote in message
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> Ballyshannon, Ballyvaughan, Ballycastle.
> My question is: What does "Bally" mean?
>

'Bally' is from the Irish 'baile' meaning town or townland.

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Trish
Dublin, Ireland
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Dublin City Directory of 1850


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