Aran Islands

The Aran Islands are three islands in in the west of Ireland. They have stark treeless scenery of barren limestone which makes the green of their fields and heathland shine all the brighter.
Photo: Jansena1, CC BY-SA 4.0.

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is the largest of the Aran Islands of , off the west coast of Ireland. Photo: Imehling, CC BY-SA 3.0.

or Inishmaan is the middle island of the three Aran Islands of in the west of Ireland. Photo: Patrick.charpiat, CC BY 2.5.

Inis Óirr or Inisheer is the smallest and most easterly of the Aran Islands of in the west of Ireland. Photo: Patrick.charpiat, CC BY 2.5.

Aran Islands

Latitude of center
53.0981° or 53° 5' 53" north
Longitude of center
-9.6286° or 9° 37' 43" west
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Aran-eilande
  • Asturian; Bable: Islles Aran
  • Basque: Aran uharte
  • Basque: Aran uharteak
  • Basque: Oileáin Árann
  • Basque: Árann uharteak
  • Belarusian: Аран
  • Belarusian: Архіпелаг Аран
  • Breton: Inizi Aran
  • Breton: Inizi Árainn
  • Catalan: Illes Aran
  • Catalan: illes Aran
  • Cebuano: Aran Islands
  • Chinese: 亞倫群島
  • Chinese: 亞蘭群島
  • Chinese: 阿伦群岛
  • Chinese: 阿倫群島
  • Czech: Aranské ostrovy
  • Danish: Aranøerne
  • Dutch: Aran-eilanden
  • Dutch: Aran Eilanden
  • Dutch: Aran Islands
  • Dutch: Araneilanden
  • Esperanto: Insuloj Aran
  • Estonian: Arani saared
  • Estonian: Oileáin Árann
  • Finnish: Aran-saaret
  • Finnish: Aran
  • Finnish: Aransaaret
  • Finnish: Oileáin Árann
  • French: Iles d'Aran
  • French: Îles d'Aran
  • French: Îles d’Aran
  • Frisian: Araneilannen
  • Gaelic (Scots): Eileanan Árann
  • Gallegan: Illas de Aran
  • Gallegan: Oileáin Árann
  • German: Aran-Inseln
  • German: Aran Islands
  • German: Araninseln
  • German: Oileain Arann
  • German: Oileain Ariann
  • German: Oileáin Árainn
  • German: Oileáin Árann
  • Hebrew: איי אראן
  • Hungarian: Aran-szigetek
  • Irish: Oileáin Árainn
  • Irish: Oileáin Árann
  • Irish: Árainn
  • Italian: Isole Aran
  • Japanese: アラン諸島
  • Korean: 아란 제도
  • Korean: 애런 제도
  • Latin: Aranae insulae
  • Lithuanian: Arano salos
  • Low German; Low Saxon: Aran-Eilannen
  • Malayalam: Aran Islands
  • Malayalam: അരാൻ ദ്വീപുകൾ
  • Maltese: Gżejjer Aran
  • Norwegian: Aranøyene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Aranøyene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Aran øyene
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Aran Islands
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Aranøyane
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Oileáin Árann
  • Persian: جزایر آران
  • Polish: Wyspy Aran
  • Portuguese: Ilhas de Aran
  • Portuguese: Inisheer
  • Portuguese: Inishmaan
  • Portuguese: Inishmore
  • Russian: Аран
  • Russian: Аранские острова
  • Russian: Арранские острова
  • Slovenian: Aranski otoki
  • Spanish: Aran
  • Spanish: Aran Islands
  • Spanish: Islas Aran
  • Spanish: Islas de Aran
  • Spanish: islas Aran
  • Swedish: Aran Islands
  • Swedish: Aranöarna
  • Turkish: Aran Adaları
  • Ukrainian: Аранські острови
  • Vietnamese: Quần đảo Aran
  • Welsh: Ynysoedd Arainn
  • Welsh: Ynysoedd Aran
  • Welsh: Ynysoedd Arann
  • Yue Chinese: 亞蘭群島
  • South Aran

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