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quotidian

Ordinary and commonplace. Anglo-Norman “cotidian”=daily < Latin “quotidianus”=every day < “quot”=how many + “dies”=days.

Etymology

The defended homes of the Anglo-Norman colonists; Bree’s moated sites

Moated sites are rectangular shaped enclosures that are primarily associated with the 13thand 14th century Anglo-Norman colonisation of Ireland.  Bree has a notable concentration of these monuments with 12 located within the parish bounds (see Table 1 below). 1,218 more words

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