Isles

Isles may refer to:

  • Isles class trawler, a class of naval trawler used by the Royal Navy, Royal Canadian Navy and Royal New Zealand Navy
  • Isles FM, a local radio station operating from Stornoway in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland
  • New York Islanders, a professional ice hockey team that is part of the National Hockey League (NHL)
  • ISLES project, a study on renewable energy potential off the coasts of western Scotland and Ireland
  • these Isles or the Isles alternate formulation of British Isles (see also British Isles naming dispute)
  • Kingdom of the Isles, a medieval realm comprising the Hebrides, the islands of the Firth of Clyde, and the Isle of Man
  • Carlin Isles (born 1989), American rugby sevens player

Other articles related to "isles":

Lachlan Og Maclean - Biography
... of Duard and Chief of Clan MacLean when political changes were taking place in the Western Isles ... thought themselves independent of the king, and were obedient only to the Lord of the Isles, who ruled in princely style ... While these negotiations were still pending, the Lord of the Isles assembled a large force, captured the castle of Inverness, and commenced to assert authority over Inverness, Nairn, Ross, and Caithness ...
Saga Of The Light Isles
... The Saga of the Light Isles is a historical fantasy duology by Juliet Marillier ... In the Light Isles (Orkney) he encounters a Pictish priestess, Nessa, and experiences a clash of cultures and faiths ...
Lordship Of The Isles (Dungeons & Dragons)
... west coast and islands of Scotland, see Lord of the Isles ... the series of fantasy novels by David Drake, see Lord of the Isles (David Drake) ... Greyhawk Realm Lordship of the Isles Motto Unknown Region Splintered Suns Ruler Prince Frolmar Ingerskatti of Duxchan Government Monarchy (puppet state of the Scarlet Brotherhood) Established CY 448 Capital ...
Lachlan Lubanach Maclean - Biography
... John of Islay, Lord of the Isles, lived until 1386, when he was succeeded by his son Domhnall of Islay, Lord of the Isles ... Under Domhnall, as the second Lord of the Isles, Lachlan took due precaution to have his lands confirmed by charter, which occurred in 1390 ... He married Mary Mcdonald, the daughter of John of Islay, Lord of the Isles ...

Famous quotes containing the word isles:

    we cast the vessel ashore
    On the Gulliby Isles where the Pooh-pooh smiles,
    And the Rumbletum bunders roar.
    Charles Edward Carryl (1841–1920)

    The isles of Greece! the isles of Greece
    Where burning Sappho loved and sung,
    George Gordon Noel Byron (1788–1824)