Oronsay is an uninhabited tidal island in on the west coast of , Scotland. At low water the island is connected to Ullinish Point on Skye.

Notable Places in the Area

Archaeological site
is an iron-age broch located about 1 kilometre northwest of the village of on the west coast of the island of Skye, in Scotland. is situated 2 miles northeast of Oronsay. Photo: Nessy-Pic, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Water feature
is situated 2 miles south of Oronsay. Photo: Richard Dorrell, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Localities in the Area

is a crofting township on , on the southwest coast of Skye, .

is a crofting settlement on the west shore of the peninsula, on the in the of Scotland and the council area of Highland.

is a small village on north west of the on the shore of Loch Harport. is situated 2 miles east of Oronsay.


57.3352° or 57° 20' 6.6" north
-6.4637° or 6° 27' 49.4" west
39 feet (12 metres)
Open­Street­Map ID
node 1820548322
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Breton: Orasaigh, Loch Bracadail
  • Breton: Orasaigh
  • Cebuano: Oronsay (pulo sa Hiniusang Gingharian, Highland, lat 57,33, long -6,47)
  • Cebuano: Oronsay
  • Dutch: Oronsay
  • English: Oronsay, Loch Bracadale
  • Irish: Orasaigh, Sgitheanach
  • Irish: Orasaigh
  • Swedish: Oronsay

Other Places Named Oronsay

  • Island, Argyll and Bute, Scotland
  • Island, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Island, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Island, Scotland, United Kingdom
  • Coastal line, Scotland, United Kingdom

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