Information about Tulla
Information from O'Donovan's Field Name Books
Irish Form of Name:
Other Forms of the Name with authority source (if provided) in italics:
Tulla B. S. Sketch
A barony bounded on the East by Lough Derg and the River Shannon which separates it from the County Tipperary on the N.E. by the Barony of Leitrim in the County Galway.
In the East side of the County Clare, 3 miles W. S.W. of Mount Shannon.
Information From Joyce's Place Names
Translation according to P. W. Joyce:
Tul, a hill; the root-word of a number of derivatives, such as Tulach, Tullagh, Tully, Tullig, Tolly, Tulla, Tullaghan, &c, all meaning hill or hillock. Tul is often made Tula.
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