or Hebūdae. The modern Hebrides; islands in the Western
Ocean off Britain (Pliny , Pliny H. N. iv. 30;
Solin. 23). Five are named by Ptolemy, two being called Ebudae, and the others Maleus,
Epidium, and Ricina.
Harry Thurston Peck. Harpers Dictionary of Classical Antiquities. New York. Harper and Brothers. 1898.
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