[Ir. Ard Fhearta, height of the grave].
A village in Co. Kerry, 6 miles NNW of Tralee, and a monastic centre in early Christian times. Home of St Brendan, sometimes called ‘Brendan of Ardfert’.
See Francis Nunan, Ardfert-Brendan, Kerry's Ancient See and Shrine (Tralee, 1966).