Reference Entry

Skye (Scotland/UK)

John Everett-Heath

in The Concise Dictionary of World Place-Names

Third edition


Published online May 2014 | e-ISBN: 9780191751394

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Popularly An t-Eilean Sgitheanach ‘The Winged Isle’ from the Gaelic sgiath ‘wing’, a reference to the northern and southern peninsulas

Reference Entry.  70 words. 

Subjects: Names Studies

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