Inis Mór

Inis Mór is the largest of the of , off the west coast of Ireland. The name simply means "big island" and there are half-a-dozen such places in Ireland, but this one is by far the biggest and most populous of that name.
Photo: Herbert Ortner, CC BY 3.0.

Notable Places in the Area

The Inishmore or Dún Árann Lighthouse, is a decommissioned lighthouse located on the highest point of Inishmore, the largest of the in , Ireland. Photo: Herbert Ortner, CC BY 3.0.

Tourist attraction
Photo: Nanorfitzy, CC BY-SA 4.0.

or simply Dúchathair, meaning "black fort", is a large stone fort on the cliffs at Cill Éinne, Inishmore in , . Photo: Tom Pullman, CC BY-SA 2.0.

Nature reserve
Dún Aonghasa is the best-known of several prehistoric hill forts on the of , . Photo: Herbert Ortner, CC BY 3.0.

Localities in the Area

Cill Rónáin is the main settlement on Inishmore, one of the off the west coast of in . Photo: Herbert Ortner, CC BY 3.0.

Inis Mór

53.1289° or 53° 7' 44" north
-9.7111° or 9° 42' 40" west
Open Location Code
103 metres (338 feet)
Geo­Names ID

Also Known As

  • Basque: Inis Mór
  • Basque: Inishmore
  • Belarusian: Інішмор
  • Belarusian: Востраў Інішмор
  • Breton: Inis Mór
  • Bulgarian: Аранморе
  • Catalan: Inis Mór
  • Cebuano: Aranmore
  • Chinese: 伊尼什莫爾島
  • Dutch: Inishmore
  • Egyptian Arabic: اينيشمور
  • English: Inishmore
  • Esperanto: Insulo Iniŝmoro
  • Finnish: Inis Mór
  • French: Inis Mór
  • Galician: Inis Mór
  • German: Inishmore
  • German: Árainn
  • Greek: Ίνισμορ
  • Irish: Inis Mór
  • Irish: Árainn
  • Irish: Árainn Mhór
  • Italian: Inis Mór
  • Japanese: アラン・モア
  • Japanese: イニシュモア島
  • Low German: Inishmore
  • Norwegian: Inis Mór
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Inis Mór
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Inishmore
  • Polish: Inis Mór
  • Russian: Инишмор
  • Swedish: Aranmore
  • Turkish: Inis Mór
  • Welsh: Inis Mór
  • Aran-na-naomh

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