County Donegal

County Donegal is in Region and is the northernmost county in Ireland, stretching further north than any part of Northern Ireland.

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Gaoth Dobhair or is an Irish-speaking area on the northwest corner of County Donegal. Photo: Sue Mischyshyn, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is the largest town in County Donegal, with a population of 19,274 in 2016. Photo: Wikimedia, Public domain.

is a town in County Donegal in northwest Ireland. Photo: alphageek, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a market town in southern County Donegal, 22 km south of Donegal Town, and with a population of 2299 in 2016. Photo: AFBorchert, CC BY-SA 4.0.


is an island 11 km off the northwest coast of County Donegal, with a population of 119 in 2016: the community are Irish-speaking. Photo: Michal Osmenda, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is in the Derryveagh Mountains in County Donegal. Photo: Patrice78500, Public domain.

is a town on Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal, on the shores of Lough Swilly. Photo: Wikimedia, CC BY-SA 2.0.

is a village on the west coast of County Donegal. Photo: MaxPride, CC BY-SA 4.0.

Árainn Mhór or is an island 5 km off the west coast of County Donegal. Photo: Geyo John, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a straggle of villages on the northwest coast of County Donegal, with a population of 217 in 2016. Photo: Angr, Public domain.

is a market town on the Inishowen Peninsula in County Donegal. Photo: AFBorchert, CC BY-SA 4.0.

is a town in the west of County Donegal, which as its name suggests is at the confluence of two scenic glens. Photo: Thpohl, Public domain.

is in County Donegal, the largest of a straggle of villages along the coast road, with a population of 764 in 2016. Photo: MaxPride, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is on the north coast of County Donegal. Photo: AFBorchert, CC BY-SA 4.0.

County Donegal

Latitude of center
54.9167° or 54° 55' north
Longitude of center
-8° or 8° west
261 metres (856 feet)
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Albanian: Qarku i Donegal
  • Arabic: مقاطعة دونيجال
  • Arabic: مقاطعه دونيجال
  • Asturian; Bable: Condáu de Donegal
  • Basque: Donegalgo konderri
  • Basque: Donegalgo konderria
  • Basque: Donegal konderria
  • Belarusian: Донегал, графства
  • Belarusian: Донегал
  • Belarusian: Донэгал
  • Belarusian: графства Донегал
  • Bengali: কাউন্টি ডোনেগাল
  • Breton: Kontelezh Donegal
  • Breton: Kontelezh Dún na nGall
  • Breton: Tír Chonaill
  • Bulgarian: Донигал
  • Catalan: Comtat de Donegal
  • Catalan: comtat de Donegal
  • Cebuano: County Donegal
  • Chinese: Donegal Kūn
  • Chinese: 多尼戈尔郡
  • Chinese: 多尼戈爾郡
  • Chinese: 当尼戈尔郡
  • Croatian: Contae Dhún na nGall
  • Croatian: County Donegal
  • Croatian: Dhún na nGall
  • Czech: Contae Dhún na nGall
  • Czech: Contae Thír Chonaill
  • Czech: County Donegal
  • Czech: Dhún na nGall
  • Czech: Donegal
  • Czech: Hrabství Donegal
  • Czech: Thír Chonaill
  • Danish: County Donegal
  • Dutch: County Donegal
  • English, Old (ca.450-1100): Donegalscīr
  • English: Co. Donegal
  • English: Co Donegal
  • English: Donegal
  • Esperanto: Contae Dhún na nGall
  • Esperanto: County Donegal
  • Esperanto: Graflando Donegal
  • Estonian: Donegali krahvkond
  • Finnish: Donegalin kreivikunta
  • French: Comte de Donegal
  • French: Comté de Donegal
  • French: County Donegal
  • French: Donegal
  • French: comté de Donegal
  • Gaelic (Scots): Conntaidh Dhùn nan Gall
  • Gaelic (Scots): Contae Dhún na nGall
  • Gaelic (Scots): Contae Dhún nan Gall
  • Gaelic (Scots): County Donegal
  • Gaelic (Scots): Dùn nan Gall
  • Gaelic (Scots): Tir Chonaill
  • Gaelic (Scots): Tìr Chonaill
  • Gallegan: Condado de Donegal
  • Georgian: დონეგალის საგრაფო
  • German: County Donegal
  • German: Dun na nGall
  • German: Dún na nGall
  • German: IE-DL
  • German: Tir Chonaill
  • German: Tír Chonaill
  • Greek: Κομητεία Ντονεγκάλ
  • Greek: Ντονεγκάλ
  • Gujarati: કાઉન્ટી ડોનેગલ
  • Hebrew: מחוז דונגל
  • Hebrew: מחוז דניגול
  • Hindi: काउंटी डोनेगल
  • Hungarian: Donegal megye
  • Icelandic: County Donegal
  • Indonesian: County Donegal
  • Irish: Co. Dhún na nGall
  • Irish: Conallach
  • Irish: Contae Dhún na nGall
  • Irish: Dún na nGall
  • Irish: Gaeltacht Dhún na nGall
  • Irish: Thír Chonaill
  • Irish: Thír Chónaill
  • Irish: Thír Cónaill
  • Irish: Tír Chonaill
  • Irish: Tír Chónaill
  • Irish: Tír Cónaill
  • Italian: Contea del Donegal
  • Italian: Contea di Donegal
  • Italian: County Donegal
  • Italian: Donegal
  • Japanese: ドニゴール県
  • Japanese: ドネゴール県
  • Kannada: ಕೌಂಟಿ ಡೊನೆಗಲ್
  • Korean: 도네갈 주
  • Korean: 도니골 주
  • Kurdish: County Donegal
  • Latin: Comitatus Dungalensis
  • Latvian: Donegolas grāfiste
  • Lithuanian: Donegalas
  • Lithuanian: Donegalo grafystė
  • Lithuanian: Donegolo grafystė
  • Macedonian: Донегол
  • Malay (generic): County Donegal
  • Malay (generic): Kaunti Donegal
  • Manx: Coontae Ghoon ny Ghoal
  • Marathi: काउंटी डोनेगल
  • Min Nan Chinese: Donegal Kūn
  • Northern Frisian: Donegal (Graafskap)
  • Northern Frisian: Donegal
  • Norwegian: Donegal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: County Donegal
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Donegal
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Contae Dhún na nGall
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: County Donegal
  • Occitan (post 1500); Provençal: Comtat de Donegal
  • Persian: شهرستان دانیگول
  • Polish: Donegal
  • Portuguese: Condado de Donegal
  • Romanian: Comitatul Donegal
  • Romanian: Judeţul Donegal
  • Romanian: Județul Donegal
  • Russian: Графство Донегол
  • Russian: Донегал
  • Russian: Донегол
  • Scots: Coontie Dunnygal
  • Scots: Coonty Donegal
  • Scots: Coonty Dunnygal
  • Serbian: Donegol
  • Serbian: Донегол
  • Serbo-Croatian: County Donegal
  • Serbo-Croatian: Donegal
  • Serbo-Croatian: Grofovija Donegal
  • Sinhalese: ඩොනේගල් ප්‍රාන්තය
  • Slovak: Donegal
  • Slovenian: okrožje Donegal, Irska
  • Spanish: Condado de Donegal
  • Spanish: Donegal
  • Spanish: Donegal Irlanda
  • Swahili (generic): Wilaya ya Donegal
  • Swedish: County Donegal
  • Swedish: County Tyrconnel
  • Swedish: Donegal
  • Tagalog: County Donegal
  • Tajik: Vilojati Donegol
  • Tajik: Вилояти Донегол
  • Tajik: Вилояти Донегорл
  • Tamil: கவுண்டி டோனெகல்
  • Telugu: డొనెగల్ కౌంటీ
  • Thai: ดอนิกอล
  • Tok Pisin: Kaunti Donegal
  • Turkish: Donegal Kontluğu
  • Ukrainian: Донегал
  • Ukrainian: Донегол
  • Ukrainian: Донеґол
  • Urdu: کاؤنٹی ڈانیگول
  • Vietnamese: Hạt Donegal
  • Vlaams: County Donegal
  • Welsh: Swydd Donegal
  • Western Panjabi: دونیگل
  • Wu Chinese: 多尼戈尔郡
  • Tirconaill
  • ಡಾನಿಗಾಲ್
  • 더니골주

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