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17-06-2020, 11:41   #1
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Irish to English Translation please? From Gravestone.

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Looking for translation please. Words from relatives gravestone. A few words I am unsure of? Could they be old Irish? I'm getting around 90% of the words but....Help! Thank you in advance.

"In-dil-Cuimne
Seain O Broin
A fuair baran 6ad La
Aibreain
1920
Lucj Cumainn Sinn Fein agus
Oglaig na h-Eireann Kilcruise
A jos"
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17-06-2020, 17:14   #2
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A few words I am unsure of? Could they be old Irish? I'm getting around 90% of the words but....Help! Thank you in advance.
I don't think there's any Old Irish there, but I'd guess they might have engraved it in the traditional Celtic font.

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"In-dil-Cuimne
Seain O Broin
A fuair baran 6ad La
Aibreain
1920
Lucj Cumainn Sinn Fein agus
Oglaig na h-Eireann Kilcruise
A jos"
"I ndil chuimhne
Seáin Ó Broin
A fuair bás ar an 6ú lá
d'Aibreáin
1920
Lucht Chumainn Sinn Féin agus
Óglaigh na hÉireann Kilcruise
A thóg."

In loving memory of Seán Ó Broin, who died on the 6th of April 1920. Erected by the people of the Kilcruise branch of Sinn Féin and Óglaigh na hÉireann (Irish Volunteers/IRA)
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Thanks IO. You got the words I missed. Yes, it must be the traditional Celtic Font.
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