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KnockanimpahaHillLimerickCounty, in Binnion List, Sandstone, siltstone & mudstone Bedrock
Height:344mOS 1:50k Mapsheet: 64Grid Reference: R21630 34628This place has been logged as visited by 15 members. Recently by: conormcbandon, chalky, eamonoc, frankmc04, hivisibility, paddyhillsbagger, acorn, kingstonian, Peter Walker, sandman, dbloke, simon3, wicklore, jackill, enoonan I have visited this place: NO (You need to be a logged-in member to change this.)
The second element in this name appears to be derived from the verb iompaím. It may be iompú, gen. iompaithe, giving the meaning 'hill of the turning or retreat'. Alternatively, it may be iompaithe, 'turned, converted', in which case the sense is 'hill of the converted (person)'.
Knockanimpaha is the 962nd highest summit in Ireland. Trackback: http://mountainviews.ie/summit/907/