"NOHAVAL, a parish in the barony of Trughanacmy, county Kerry, province of Munster, Ireland, 3 miles W. of Castleisland. Tralee is its post town. It is 2 miles in length and the same in breadth. It lies in a valley at the foot of Slievemish. It is hilly and pastoral. The road from Castleisland to Tralee passes through the parish. The living is a rectory in the diocese of Ardfert and Aghadoe, value with Ballymacelligot, £371. Nohaval House is the principal seat in the neighbourhood."