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The island of Barra (Scottish Gaelic: Barraigh, Eilean Bharraigh, pronounced [ˈparˠaj, ˈelan ˈvarˠaj]) is a predominantly Gaelic-speaking island. Apart from the adjacent island of Vatersay, to which it is connected by a causeway, Barra is the southernmost inhabited island of the Outer Hebrides (Na h-Eileanan Siar) in Scotland. In 2011 the population was 1,174, almost 100 higher than the 1,078 residents counted at the time of the 2001 census.