British Isles

Also found in: Dictionary, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.
Graphic Thesaurus  🔍
Display ON
Animation ON
  • noun

Words related to British Isles

References in periodicals archive ?
Many of us who grew up in the British Isles hold these beautiful original folk melodies very close to our hearts and have (in this reviewer's case) performed them in their original format and also in the many arrangements that exist.
Olympic bronze medallist Tom, a Glasgow 2014 ambassador, said: "Carrying the baton was a massive responsibility and it was a massive honour to carry it on to the British Isles.
It is the most southerly island of the British Isles and lies just 14 miles off the coast of northern France.
According to the Tree Register of the British Isles (Trobi), the tree was 124 years old.
In her new role, Ms Maeter will be based in London and will be responsible for oversight of RBC Wealth Management's discretionary and advisory investments platforms in the British Isles.
The spokesman said: "About 20 passengers from a domestic EU flight were wrongly directed to follow an internal flight from the British Isles.
Jesse Walker responds: My article was specifically and explicitly about the Great Highland Bagpipe, an iconically Scottish device, and not the larger bagpipe family of instruments, which is not only much older but originated far away from the British Isles.
Teachers joined in as well as sporting everything from British Isles day T shirts to shamrock ear rings.
This collection of twenty-five essays is in effect a replacement of Peter Trudgill's Language in the British Isles first published in 1984.
Arrangements are well in hand for the British Isles Championships and International Series, which is to be held at the Thornaby Indoor Bowls Club early in March.
Sykes, the founder of an organization that sequences individuals' DNA so they can explore their roots, here recounts the genetic history of the people of the British Isles.
Three-quarters of the ancestors of the English arrived on what became the British Isles between 15,000 and 7,500 years ago, at the end of the last ice age, when England was still attached to the mainland of Europe, Oppenheimer writes.
Goodbye To The Vikings: Re-reading Early Medieval Archaeology" by Richard Hodges (Director of the Institute of World Archaeology, School of World Art Studies, University of East Anglia, and Scientific Director of the Butrint Foundation) presents an informed and informative reevaluation of what archaeology has to tell us about the daily life and communities of the Norsemen and their impact on the Europe from the British Isles to the Balkans.
She also studied abroad in Honduras, then enrolled in courses focusing on politics of the European Integration and the British Isles at Scotland's Stirling University.
IT was reported this week that the 2007 edition of the Folens world atlas has removed references to the British Isles - after an Irish geography teacher complained that the Republic had been included in the British Isles entry.
Full browser ?