Inner Hebrides

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Inner Hebrides

pl n
(Placename) See Hebrides


(ˈhɛb rɪˌdiz)
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.Inner Hebrides - islands between the Outer Hebrides and the western coast of Scotland
Hebridean Islands, Hebridean Isles, Hebrides, Western Islands, Western Isles - a group of more than 500 islands off the western coast of Scotland
Isle of Skye - an island of northwestern Scotland noted for its rugged mountain scenery
Islay - an island of western Scotland at the southern end of the Inner Hebrides
Mull - an island in western Scotland in the Inner Hebrides
Staffa - an island in western Scotland in the Inner Hebrides to the west of Mull; site of Fingal's Cave
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It would be like the captain of the Outer Hebrides shinty team triumphing over the Inner Hebrides in the Hebrides Shinty Championship and then screaming, "Now we have conquered all the world.
A The Outer Hebrides B The Shetland Islands C The Orkney Islands D The Inner Hebrides 4.
Scottish Ministers have given consent to The North West Mull Community Woodland Company to register its interest in purchasing the Isle of Ulva in the Inner Hebrides, with a view to attracting new residents by increasing economic activity and housing stock on the island.
She is a regular visitor to a five-star hotel near Oban, and recently chartered an 11-passenger cruise boat for a week in the Inner Hebrides.
Called Ulva Island, it's the second largest isle within the Inner Hebrides and is 7.
25 hours BEST FOR Relaxation, food and drink, scenic views TIREE SUNSET AND SUPPER SAIL MULL DINNER SAIL This has got to be one of the most scenic sailing routes on the West Coast, to the beautiful Isle of Mull, the second largest of the Inner Hebrides.
An ex-student of mine has just been appointed to the post of the only primary teacher on the Isle of Muck, Inner Hebrides.
Competitors are allowed three specially selected skimming stones made from local slate in this glorious part of the Inner Hebrides.
Price Includes Private coach travel from your local area Three nights' stay with cooked breakfast Three course evening meals on two nights Return journey on the Bo'ness & Kinneil Railway Visits to Edinburgh, Aberfoyle & Gretna Green Ticket to the Edinburgh Military Tattoo Circular cruise on the SS Sir Walter Scott Oban, Mull, Iona & Skye 5 days from PS349, 16 October 2016 Relax amidst the peaceful surroundings of the Inner Hebrides and immerse yourself in the history and nature, as you hop from island to island on our wonderful tour.
That Inner Hebrides island is known for its single malt scotch, and Ray consumes a prodigious amount in an effort to either lose or find himself.
JM Barrie Eilean Shona, Inner Hebrides HOLIDAY READING: Peter Pan.
BEN FOGLE: NEW LIVES IN THE WILD Channel 5, 9pm Compared to some of the other people who have been featured in this series, Nic and Ady Goddard may not seem to have travelled far - they have chosen to start their new life on the beautiful island of Rum in the Inner Hebrides.