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MullacorMountainMullach Mór A name in Irish (Ir. Mullach Mór [PNCW*], 'big summit')WicklowCounty, in Arderin, Vandeleur-Lynam, Irish Highest Hundred Lists, Dark blue-grey slate, phyllite & schist Bedrock
Height:657mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 56Grid Reference: T09271 93912This summit has been logged as climbed by 617 members. Recently by: Kiwitrekker, pmaher, bobbar, breathp, hilde, Bunsen7, gwyniemac, Gus, Eirepur, IainT, Teresa-ms, Lauranna, sandilandsn, 21yearsgone, colmdoggett I have climbed this summit: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The séimhiú of mhór is odd, since mullach is usually masculine and so one would expect 'Mullach Mór'. Price recorded the pronunciation 'Mullawore'. Theoretically, it could be Mullach Corr. However, in addition to the difficulty of explaining the cited pronunciation, corr as an adjective in place-names usually means 'pointed' rather than 'round', which would certainly not be appropriate for the dome of Mullacor.
Mullacor is the 181st highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/177/