Breibhig

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Brèibhig
Scottish Gaelic: Brèibhig
Brèibhig is located in Outer Hebrides
Brèibhig
Brèibhig
 Brèibhig shown within the Outer Hebrides
Language Scottish Gaelic
English
OS grid reference NB4839
Council area Na h-Eileanan Siar
Country Scotland
Sovereign state United Kingdom
Police Scottish
Fire Scottish
Ambulance Scottish
EU Parliament Scotland
UK Parliament Na h-Eileanan an Iar
Scottish Parliament Western Isles
List of places
UK
Scotland

Coordinates: 58°16′N 6°17′W / 58.26°N 06.29°W / 58.26; -06.29

Brèibhig is a village on Lewis in the Outer Hebrides, Scotland.

According to Magne Oftedal's 'The Village Names of Lewis in the Outer Hebrides' (Oslo, 1954), the name Brèibhig is derived from the Old Norse Breiðvík ('broad bay').