Holm (island)

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This page is a set index; for other uses of the term, see Holm (disambiguation)

There are numerous islands containing the word Holm, especially in Scotland. In many cases the name is derived from the Old Norse holmr, meaning "a small and rounded islet". These include:

United Kingdom[edit]

England[edit]

Northern Ireland[edit]

Orkney, Scotland[edit]

Shetland, Scotland[edit]

Skye, Scotland[edit]

South Georgia[edit]

Wales[edit]

Other countries[edit]

Denmark[edit]

Germany[edit]

Greenland[edit]

Sweden[edit]

Ireland[edit]

  • Holmpatrick (the original name for the town of Skerries, and one of its island, in North Dublin) d

Variant forms[edit]

Faroe Islands[edit]

Iceland[edit]

France, Normandy[edit]

Insular Normandy[edit]

Bailiwick of Guernsey

  • Off Guernsey
    • Les Houmets including - Houmet Benest/Benet, Houmet Paradis & Houmet Hommetol (Omptolle).
  • Off Herm
    • Le Plat Houmet

Bailiwick of Jersey

  • Le Plat Hommet
  • Le Hommet du Ouaisné
  • Les Hommets

See also[edit]

References[edit]

  • Haswell-Smith, Hamish (2004) The Scottish Islands. Edinburgh. Canongate. ISBN 1-84195-454-3