Western Isles
geographical name 1. (or Scottish Eilean Siar) the Outer Hebrides, constituting an administrative area of W Scotland capital Stornoway area 1120 square miles (2912 square kilometers), population 29,410 2. — used unofficially of the entire Hebrides group

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  • Western Isles — administration division of W Scotland comprising the Outer Hebrides: 1,119 sq mi (2,898 sq km); pop. 30,000 * * * a council area of north west Scotland, often called by its official Gaelic name ‘Eilean Siar’. It consists of the islands of the… …   Universalium

  • Western Isles — Na h Eileanan Siar Verwaltungssitz Stornoway Fläche 3.071 km² (7.) …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Western Isles — the Western Isles a ↑region in northwest Scotland consisting of the Outer Hebrides islands of Harris, Lewis, North and South Uist, and Barra. Its main town is Stornoway …   Dictionary of contemporary English

  • Western Isles —   [ westən aɪlz], Verwaltungsgebiet in Schottland, umfasst die Äußeren Hebriden; 3 134 km2, 29 400 Einwohner; Verwaltungssitz ist Stornoway …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Western Isles — administration division of W Scotland comprising the Outer Hebrides: 1,119 sq mi (2,898 sq km); pop. 30,000 …   English World dictionary

  • Western Isles — Hébrides extérieures Pour les articles homonymes, voir Hébrides (homonymie). Hébrides extérieures Na h Eileanan Siar (gd) …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Western Isles — Sp Vakarų sãlos Ap Western Isles angliškai Sp Išoriniai Hebridai Ap Outer Hebrides angliškai L ss. R Atlante ir adm. sr. Škotijoje, Jungtinė Karalystė, D. Britanija …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Western Isles — Sp Vakarų sãlos Ap Western Isles angliškai Sp Išoriniai Hebridai Ap Outer Hebrides angliškai L ss. R Atlante ir adm. sr. Škotijoje, D. Britanija …   Pasaulio vietovardžiai. Internetinė duomenų bazė

  • Western Isles — noun a group of more than 500 islands off the western coast of Scotland • Syn: ↑Hebrides, ↑Hebridean Islands, ↑Hebridean Isles, ↑Western Islands • Derivationally related forms: ↑Hebridean (for: ↑Heb …   Useful english dictionary

  • Western Isles — West′ern Isles′ n. pl. geg Hebrides …   From formal English to slang

  • Western Isles — /wɛstən ˈaɪlz/ (say westuhn uylz) plural noun 1. former name of Eilean Siar. 2. Also, Western Islands. → Hebrides …   Australian English dictionary

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