Outer Hebrides

The Outer Hebrides is the geographical name of the westernmost chain of islands in the , west of the . They're sparsely populated with poor soil and few resources; historically they were separate local government areas, which hindered their development and culture.
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and Harris are a single large island in the Outer Hebrides or Western Isles of Scotland. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is a small archipelago in the Atlantic. Administratively it's part of the Western Isles or Outer Hebrides of Scotland, lying some 40 miles west of the main group. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Lewis and are a single large island in the Outer Hebrides or Western Isles of Scotland. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is the main town on and the admin centre for all of Scotland's Outer Hebrides. Photo: JamesMorrison, CC BY-SA 3.0.


is an island in the Western Isles or Outer Hebrides of Scotland. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island in the Outer Hebrides or Western Isles of Scotland. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island in the Western Isles or Outer Hebrides of Scotland. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island in the Outer Hebrides of Scotland, with a resident population of 1300. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

is an island in the Outer Hebrides off the west coast of . Photo: Jkirriemuir, Public domain.

is an island in the Outer Hebrides. It has a population of around 130, scattered along the 5 km or so of road. Photo: AlasdairW, CC BY-SA 3.0.

Outer Hebrides

Latitude of center
57.6667° or 57° 40' north
Longitude of center
-7.1667° or 7° 10' west
Open­Street­Map ID
node 302323560
Geo­Names ID
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Also Known As

  • Afrikaans: Buite-Hebride
  • Arabic: هبرديس الخارجي
  • Arabic: هبرديس الخارجية
  • Asturian; Bable: Hébrides Esteriores
  • Asturian; Bable: Islles Hébrides Esteriores
  • Azerbaijani: Qərb adaları
  • Azerbaijani: Uzun adalar
  • Azerbaijani: Xarici Hebrid adaları
  • Basque: Kanpoko Hebridak
  • Basque: Mendebaldeko uharte
  • Basque: Mendebaldeko uharteak
  • Basque: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Belarusian: Знешнія Гебрыдскія астравы
  • Breton: Inizi Gall Diavaez
  • Breton: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Bulgarian: Западни острови
  • Catalan: Hèbrides Exteriors
  • Cebuano: Eilean Siar
  • Cebuano: Outer Hebrides
  • Chinese: Outer Hebrides
  • Chinese: 埃利安锡尔
  • Chinese: 外赫布里底群岛
  • Chinese: 外赫布里底群島
  • Chinese: 西部群島
  • Chinese: 錫爾島區
  • Croatian: Vanjski Hebridi
  • Czech: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Czech: Outer Hebrides
  • Czech: The Western Isles
  • Czech: Vnější Hebridy
  • Danish: Ydre Hebrider
  • Dutch: Buiten-Hebriden
  • Dutch: Buiten Hebriden
  • Dutch: Eilean Siar
  • Dutch: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Dutch: Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • Dutch: Westelijke Eilanden
  • Dutch: Western Isles
  • Egyptian Spoken Arabic: هبرديس الخارجى
  • English: Eilean Siar
  • English: Innse Gall
  • English: Long Island
  • English: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • English: Western Isles
  • Esperanto: Eksteraj Hebridoj
  • Esperanto: Foraj Hebridoj
  • Estonian: Eilean Siar
  • Estonian: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Estonian: Välis-Hebriidid
  • Fijian Hindustani: Outer Hebrides
  • Finnish: Ulko-Hebridit
  • French: Hebrides exterieures
  • French: Hébrides extérieures
  • French: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • French: Western Isles
  • Frisian: Bûtenste Hebriden
  • Gaelic (Scots): Eileanan a-Muigh
  • Gaelic (Scots): Eileanan an Iar
  • Gaelic (Scots): Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Gaelic (Scots): Na h-Eileanan a-Muigh
  • Gaelic (Scots): Na h-Eileanan an Iar
  • Gaelic (Scots): Western Isles
  • Gallegan: Hébridas Exteriores
  • Gallegan: Hébridas de Fóra
  • German: Eilean Siar
  • German: GB-ELS
  • German: Western Isles
  • German: Äussere Hebriden
  • German: Äußere Hebriden
  • Greek: Εξωτερικές Εβρίδες
  • Hebrew: ההיברידים החיצוניים
  • Icelandic: Ytri Suðureyjar
  • Indonesian: Hebrides Luar
  • Indonesian: Outer Hebrides
  • Irish: Innse Gall
  • Irish: Inse Ghall
  • Irish: Na hOileáin Siar
  • Italian: Ebridi Esterne
  • Italian: Eilean Siar
  • Italian: Isole Ebridi Esterne
  • Italian: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Japanese: アウター・ヘブリディーズ
  • Japanese: アウター・ヘブリディーズ諸島
  • Korean: 아우터헤브리디스
  • Korean: 아우터 헤브리디스
  • Korean: 아우터헤브리디스 제도
  • Latin: Ebudae exteriores
  • Latin: Ebudes Exteriores
  • Latin: Hebrides exteriores
  • Lithuanian: Išoriniai Hebridai
  • Lithuanian: Išorinės Hebridų salos
  • Macedonian: Надворешни Хебриди
  • Manx: Ny h-Ellanyn Heear
  • Manx: Ny h-Ellanyn Sheear
  • Min Nan Chinese: Outer Hebrides
  • Norwegian: Ytre Hebridene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ytre Hebridene
  • Norwegian Bokmål: Ytre Hebrider
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Dei ytre hebridane
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Western Isles
  • Norwegian Nynorsk: Ytre Hebridane
  • Ossetian; Ossetic: Æддаг Гебридтæ
  • Persian: مجمع‌الجزایر هیبرید دوردست
  • Persian: هبریدهای بیرونی
  • Polish: Hebrydy Zewnętrzne
  • Portuguese: Hébridas Exteriores
  • Portuguese: Ilhas Ocidentais
  • Portuguese: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Portuguese: Outer Hebrides
  • Romanian: Hebridele exterioare
  • Romanian: Herbidele exterioare
  • Romanian: Insulele Hebride Exterioare
  • Russian: Внешние Гебридские острова
  • Russian: Внешние Гебриды
  • Scots: Na h-Eileanan Siar
  • Scots: Ooter Hebrides
  • Scots: Outer Hebrides
  • Scots: The Waster Isles
  • Scots: Wastren Isles
  • Serbian: Спољни Хебриди
  • Serbo-Croatian: Vanjski Hebridi
  • Sicilian: Èbbridi esterni
  • Slovak: Vonkajšie Hebridy
  • Spanish: Eileanan Siar
  • Spanish: Eilean siar
  • Spanish: Hebridas Exteriores
  • Spanish: Hébridas exteriores
  • Spanish: Islas Hebridas Exteriores
  • Spanish: Islas Hébridas Exteriores
  • Spanish: Outer Hebrides
  • Spanish: Western Isles
  • Swedish: Eilean Siar
  • Swedish: Western Isles
  • Swedish: Yttre Hebriderna
  • Thai: เอาเตอร์เฮบริดีส
  • Turkish: Dış Hebridler
  • Ukrainian: Західні острови
  • Ukrainian: Зовнішні Гебриди
  • Welsh: Eilean Siar
  • Welsh: Hebrides Allanol
  • Welsh: Ynysoedd Allanol Heledd
  • Western Panjabi: بارلے ہیبرڈز
  • Wu Chinese: 外赫布里底群岛
  • Zeeuws: Buuten-Hebriden

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