Western Isles

geographical name

Definition of Western Isles

  1. 1 or Scottish Eilean Siarplay \ˈe-lən-ˈshē(-ə)r\ the Outer Hebrides, which formerly constituted an administrative area of western Scotland with Stornoway as its capital area 1120 square miles (2912 square kilometers)

  2. 2 —used unofficially of the entire Hebrides group


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