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dingle

a small wooded dell

dingle

An obsolete term for a temporary enclosure constructed at the entrance to a building as protection against the weather.
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The ship will sail from An Daingean to La Coruua, 50 miles from the shrine.
The original and controversial name change to An Daingean came about two years ago pushed by Gaeltacht Minister Eamon O'Cuiv.
But historians have shown that the name An Daingean was invented by a previous generation of civil servants in the 1920s.
Otherwise, the next generation of civil servants will be renaming the dogs in An Daingean.
Angry locals claim the name change is driving away thousands of confused visitors, but Minister Eamon O Cuiv insists An Daingean is correct.
Tenders are invited for An daingean fhc main pier - consultancy services for main pier sheet pile remedial works at an daingean fhc, co.
Some 97 per cent of the West Kerry town's residents voted to bring back the original name - which was changed to An Daingean in 2003.
Steel bearing piles on the main pier (ii) determine the remaining lifespan of the sheet piles and the bearing piles (iii) produce design solutions, including costing for any necessary remedial works in connection with the main pier condition survey at an daingean fishery harbour centre.
A new poll has revealed overwhelming opposition to Gaeltacht Minister Eamon O Cuiv's order to change the name of Dingle in Co Kerry to An Daingean.
Gaeltacht Affairs Minister Eamon O Cuiv ordered Dingle in Co Kerry to change to its Irish form, An Daingean last March.
Local people are furious over the decision to change its name to An Daingean because it lies in West Kerry Gaeltacht.
A simple compromise would be to have An Daingean on signs in Gaeltacht areas and Dingle on those elsewhere.