Arranmore is the largest inhabited island of County Donegal, and the second largest in all of Ireland, with a population of 514 in 2011, down from 528 in 2006, 543 in 2002, and over 600 in 1996. The island is part of the Donegal Gaeltacht. The island lies off the west coast of County Donegal, Ireland.
It is also known in English as Aran Island . In Irish the island was traditionally called Ãrainn, the adjective mÃ³r was added fairly recently. It was also sometimes called in Irish Ãrainn UÃ Dhomhnaill, meaning the 'Aran of the O'Donnells'.
The above text is an extract from a recent revision of the Wikipedia article Arranmore, which is released under the Creative Commons Attribution-Share-Alike License 3.0
Tell us about any upcoming major events in Arranmore Island and we can add to our website!
Ballard, Arranmore Island, Co. Donegal
Muldowneyâs B&B provides comfortable accommodation in Ballard on Arranmore Island, County Donegal, just off Irelandâs west coast.