Rabbit



COUNTY SURNAME MAP


1890 BIRTHS DISTRIBUTION




Rabbit households in mid-19th century Ireland

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See below for a parish-by-parish breakdown of household numbers in each county (paying).

Rabbit households in each county in the Primary Valuation property survey of 1847-64.


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and an all-Ireland parish map (paying).
Clare 3 Dublin 2
Galway 5 Kildare 2
Kilkenny 1 Laois 1
Limerick 2 Mayo 8
Meath 6 Offaly 2
Roscommon 4 Westmeath 8

SURNAME DICTIONARY/ SLOINNTE NA h-EIREANN

Rabbitte: fairly numerous: all areas, but mainly Galway-Mayo-Offaly. Ir. Ó Coinín, diminutive of cano, a wolf cub. Also anglicised Cunneen, Kinneen, Cunnane. Confusion with the later word coinín meaning rabbit. SI.
Ó Coinín: Kinneen, Cunneen, Rabbitt: líonmhar: Gaillimh & Maigh Eo. Bhí Mac Coinín in Iorras, Maigh Eo; dhá chlann a luaitear le Ó Coinín - ceann i dTuathmhumhain agus ceann eile in Uíbh Fhailí. Níl aon bhaint ag an ainm Coinín leis an ainmhí beag oryctolagus cuniculus (coinín) seachas an bhun-phréamh chéanna: cú (Laidin canis). IF.


Variants and total numbers.
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SURNAME
TOTAL
Rabbit 44
Rabbitt 89
Rabit 2
Rabitt 2


Recorded variants listed in other sources.
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SURNAME
Ó Coinín
Mac Coinín
Rabbet
Rabbett
Rabbette
Rabbitte
Rabette
Rabite
Rabott


SECOND SURNAME


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