Words in Irish from Dunmanway, West Cork from Flor Crowley NT, Behigullane. Flor is the short for Florence the old version of the name in Irish is Finín, Fineen, Finghín.
From his book ‘In West Cork Long Ago’, 1979, Mercier. Some of the practises flailing had probably gone out by the early 20th century.
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