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Meaning of "Hebridean" in the English dictionary

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PRONUNCIATION OF HEBRIDEAN

Hebridean  [ˌhɛbrɪˈdiːən] play
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GRAMMATICAL CATEGORY OF HEBRIDEAN

noun
adjective
verb
adverb
pronoun
preposition
conjunction
determiner
exclamation
Hebridean can act as a noun and an adjective.
A noun is a type of word the meaning of which determines reality. Nouns provide the names for all things: people, objects, sensations, feelings, etc.

The adjective is the word that accompanies the noun to determine or qualify it.

WHAT DOES HEBRIDEAN MEAN IN ENGLISH?

Hebridean

Hebrides

The Hebrides comprise a widespread and diverse archipelago off the west coast of mainland Scotland. There are two main groups: the Inner and Outer Hebrides. These islands have a long history of occupation dating back to the Mesolithic, and the culture of the residents has been affected by the successive influences of Celtic, Norse and English-speaking peoples. This diversity is reflected in the names given to the islands, which are derived from the languages that have been spoken there in historic and perhaps prehistoric times. A variety of artists have been inspired by their Hebridean experiences. Today the economy of the islands is dependent on crofting, fishing, tourism, the oil industry and renewable energy. Although the Hebrides lack biodiversity in comparison to mainland Britain, these islands have much to offer the naturalist. Seals, for example, are present around the coasts in internationally important numbers.

Definition of Hebridean in the English dictionary

The definition of Hebridean in the dictionary is of or relating to the Hebrides or their inhabitants. Other definition of Hebridean is a native or inhabitant of the Hebrides.

WORDS THAT RHYME WITH HEBRIDEAN


Aegean
iːˈdʒiːən
aeon
ˈiːən
Andean
ænˈdiːən
Antipodean
ænˌtɪpəˈdiːən
Asclepiadean
æˌskliːpɪəˈdiːən
Caribbean
ˌkærɪˈbiːən
Chaldaean
kælˈdiːən
Chaldean
kælˈdiːən
eon
ˈiːən
Fijian
fiːˈdʒiːən
Hadean
heɪˈdiːən
Korean
kəˈriːən
lien
ˈliːən
Pandean
pænˈdiːən
pantheon
pænˈθiːən
pean
ˈpiːən
sien
ˈsiːən
Thucydidean
θjuːˌsɪdɪˈdiːən
transandean
ˌtrænzænˈdiːən
Tupian
tuːˈpiːən

WORDS THAT BEGIN LIKE HEBRIDEAN

Hebraic
Hebraical
Hebraically
Hebraisation
Hebraise
Hebraiser
Hebraism
Hebraist
Hebraistic
Hebraistical
Hebraistically
Hebraization
Hebraize
Hebraizer
Hebrew
Hebrew calendar
Hebrews
Hebrides
Hebridian
Hebron

WORDS THAT END LIKE HEBRIDEAN

academic dean
acaridean
asteroidean
Cape Verdean
caryatidean
cestoidean
crinoidean
cystidean
Danaidean
dean
Euclidean
floridean
glottidean
Hesperidean
hyoidean
jaspidean
Maimonidean
percoidean
proboscidean
proglottidean

Synonyms and antonyms of Hebridean in the English dictionary of synonyms

SYNONYMS

Translation of «Hebridean» into 25 languages

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TRANSLATION OF HEBRIDEAN

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Translator English - Chinese

赫布里底
1,325 millions of speakers

Translator English - Spanish

Hebridean
570 millions of speakers

English

Hebridean
510 millions of speakers

Translator English - Hindi

Hebridean
380 millions of speakers
ar

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Hebridean
280 millions of speakers

Translator English - Russian

Hebridean
278 millions of speakers

Translator English - Portuguese

Hebridean
270 millions of speakers

Translator English - Bengali

Hebridean
260 millions of speakers

Translator English - French

Hébrides
220 millions of speakers

Translator English - Malay

Hebridean
190 millions of speakers

Translator English - German

Hebriden
180 millions of speakers

Translator English - Japanese

Hebridean
130 millions of speakers

Translator English - Korean

Hebridean
85 millions of speakers

Translator English - Javanese

Hebridean
85 millions of speakers
vi

Translator English - Vietnamese

Hebridean
80 millions of speakers

Translator English - Tamil

Hebridean
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Marathi

हेब्रिडेन
75 millions of speakers

Translator English - Turkish

Hebridesli kimse
70 millions of speakers

Translator English - Italian

Ebridi
65 millions of speakers

Translator English - Polish

Hebridean
50 millions of speakers

Translator English - Ukrainian

Hebridean
40 millions of speakers

Translator English - Romanian

Hebridean
30 millions of speakers
el

Translator English - Greek

Εβρίδων
15 millions of speakers
af

Translator English - Afrikaans

Hebride
14 millions of speakers
sv

Translator English - Swedish

Hebridean
10 millions of speakers
no

Translator English - Norwegian

Hebridean
5 millions of speakers

Trends of use of Hebridean

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TENDENCIES OF USE OF THE TERM «HEBRIDEAN»

The term «Hebridean» is quite widely used and occupies the 45.611 position in our list of most widely used terms in the English dictionary.
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FREQUENCY OF USE OF THE TERM «HEBRIDEAN» OVER TIME

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Examples of use in the English literature, quotes and news about Hebridean

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10 ENGLISH BOOKS RELATING TO «HEBRIDEAN»

Discover the use of Hebridean in the following bibliographical selection. Books relating to Hebridean and brief extracts from same to provide context of its use in English literature.
1
Hebridean Memories
One of Seton Gordon's greatest works concentrates on the Hebrides of Scotland in the post-First World War years as the islands tried to regain their composure and re-establish their social order.
Seton Gordon, 2013
2
The Hebridean Islands, Scotland: Frommer's ShortCuts
This Frommer's ShortCuts to The Hebridean Islands, Scotland includes: Kyle of Lochalsh, The Isle of Skye: Star of the Hebrides, Rhum (Rum), Eigg & Muck, Coll & Tyree, Mull, Iona & Staffa: An Abbey & A Musical Cave, Colonsay, Lewis: Island ...
Frommer's ShortCuts, 2011
3
The Geology of Scotland
The Hebridean terrane consists of that part of northwest Scotland, lying west of the Moine Thrust Zone, which formed part of the stable foreland of the Caledonian orogenic belt during the Palaeozoic era. The rocks making up this piece of crust ...
N. H. Trewin, 2002
4
The Hebridean traveller
The Hebridean Traveller concentrates on the period from earliest times to around 1800, when the modern tourist industry was beginning to develop.Denis Rixson was educated at Oxford University and currently lives in Mallaig, where he is a ...
Denis Rixson, 2004
5
Bruach Blend
his weak, half-starved condition and for nearly two weeks now, sturdy and alert, he had been strutting self- confidently about the croft, his head bobbing perkily; his neck feathers polished to gleaming iridescence by the clean Hebridean rain ...
Lillian Beckwith, 1978
6
Hebridean Light
This collection is a lyrical exploration of the possibilities that color offers: a sense of time and place, and a feel of the unique atmosphere and light that can only be found in the Hebrides.
‎2003
7
Celtic Christianity and nature: early Irish and Hebridean ...
Love of nature is often said to be one of the characteristic features of Celtic Christianity. This book examines the importance of the hills and mountains, water, fire, the sun and the moon.
Mary Low, 1996
8
Easy Celtic Harp Solos
Notes at the end of the book give insights into the meanings of the texts of the songs, aiding interpretation and inviting you to experience the ambience of the Celtic lands through their music.
Star Edwards, 2010
9
Canna: The Story of a Hebridean Island
This is the definitive history of Canna, one of the most beautiful of all the Scottish islands and which has played an important part in the story of the Hebrides.
John Lorne Campbell, Hugh Cheape, 2002
10
The Unofficial Guide to Cruises
Griffin House, Broughton Hall, Skipton, North Yorkshire, United Kingdom BD23 3AN; # 011-44-1756-704-704 or 800-659-2648; fax 011-44-1756-704-794; www. hebridean.co.uk Hebridean Princess (30/49; ENGLISH/SCOTTISH/38; 235 FEET/  ...
Kay Showker, 2007

10 NEWS ITEMS WHICH INCLUDE THE TERM «HEBRIDEAN»

Find out what the national and international press are talking about and how the term Hebridean is used in the context of the following news items.
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Island prepares for 20th Hebridean Celtic festival
Final preparations have been taking place for the Hebridean Celtic Festival which gets under way later. The four-day event, now in its 20th year ... «BBC News, Jul 15»
2
RHS 2015: Strong competition draws crowds
Collecting a first overall championship in the busy Hebridean classes were Jack and Morna Cuthbert, of Ardoch House, Fossoway, Kinross, ... «The Courier, Jul 15»
3
Second union vote for Calmac strike
... (TSSA) union vote to go on strike in a disagreement over the Scottish government's tender process for Hebridean and Clyde ferry services. «BBC News, Jul 15»
4
Are west coast islands to be subject to yet another peak season ferry …
... if the private sector Serco wins the current [temporarily and minimally suspended] tender for the Clyde and Hebridean Ferry Services, terms ... «For Argyll, Jul 15»
5
Third solo album for Alyth
Alyth is performing on the Acoustic Stage at the Hebridean Celtic Festival on Friday night. for more details of her latest tour dates visit website. «Stornoway Gazette, Jul 15»
6
New extension at Barra Children's Centre
... by Uist and Barra Substance Misuse Partnership along with delicious family food ideas to taste from Hebridean Living's Eat Better Feel Batter ... «Stornoway Gazette, Jul 15»
7
Ship chartered by the Royal Family heading to Dartmouth
DARTMOUTH is gearing up to welcome the only cruise ship to be chartered by the Royal Family next Tuesday. The ultra-luxurious Hebridean ... «Torquay Herald Express, Jul 15»
8
Humpback Whale in Firth of Clyde
Humpback whales were once hunted to the brink of extinction in Scottish waters, but in recent years Hebridean Whale and Dolphin Trust has ... «For Argyll, Jul 15»
9
Sweet taste of success for Scottish firm that sells sea salt from the …
NATALIE Crayton's firm Hebridean Sea Salt is making expansion plans as chefs go crazy for her innovative flavours, such as peat smoked and ... «Scottish Daily Record, Jul 15»
10
West coast's romance with CalMac has soured
Such are my memories; they are fleeting, inconsequential things compared with those of the sizeable Hebridean diaspora for whom CalMac ... «Scotsman, Jul 15»

REFERENCE
« EDUCALINGO. Hebridean [online]. Available <https://educalingo.com/en/dic-en/hebridean>. Dec 2019 ».
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