Idrone - Irish Place Names

Irish Local Names Explained

Idrone, baronies of, in Carlow. So called from the tribe of Hy Drona (The Book of Rights, Leabhar-na-gCeart), the former occupants, who were named from their ancestor Drona, fourth in descent from Cahirmore, monarch of Ireland from A.D. 120 to 123.

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