Outer Hebrides


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Outer Hebrides

Outer Hebrides

pl n
(Placename) See Hebrides

Heb•ri•des

(ˈhɛb rɪˌdiz)

n.pl.
a group of islands (Inner Hebrides and Outer Hebrides) off the W coast of and belonging to Scotland. 29,615; ab. 2900 sq. mi. (7500 sq. km).Also called Western Isles.
Heb`ri•de′an, adj., n.
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.Outer Hebrides - a 130-mile long archipelago to the northwest of ScotlandOuter Hebrides - a 130-mile long archipelago to the northwest of Scotland
Hebridean Islands, Hebridean Isles, Hebrides, Western Islands, Western Isles - a group of more than 500 islands off the western coast of Scotland
Translations
Äußere Hebriden
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MANCUNIANS will be able to fly direct to the Outer Hebrides next summer.
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He resigns his position as an Edinburgh detective and returns to the Isle of Lewis, the largest of the Outer Hebrides Islands off the western coast of Scotland, sleeping in the rough and intending to restore his boyhood home, which has fallen to disrepair.
Sailing from Liverpool on MV Azores Departs 30 July 2015 This summertime voyage from Liverpool brings the chance not only to visit and circumnavigate the stunning land of fire and ice and its wonderful, fascinating capital Reykjavik, but also to make a rare call at the beautiful, remote outposts of the Outer Hebrides and Faroe Islands Price includes?
Situated off Scotland's northwest coast lies an archipelago of about 120 islands known as the Outer Hebrides.
As part of the Year of Natural Scotland 2013, VisitScotland has launched a new tourism campaign to promote the diverse landscapes of Inner and Outer Hebrides.
Keith McIntyre, head of art at Northumbria University, has restored a Grade B listed Parliamentary Church, on the remote island of Berneray in the Outer Hebrides.