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  1. Sable Island

    Sable Island is a small island situated 300 km southeast of Halifax, Nova Scotia, and about 175 km southeast of the closest point of mainland Nova Scotia in the Atlantic Ocean. It is a year-round home to approximately five people, with summer numbers swelled by tourists, scientists, and others. Notable for the Sable Island horse, the island is protected under the Canada Shipping Act, requiring permission from the Canadian Coast Guard to visit. Sable Island is part of District 13 of the Halifax Regional Municipality in Nova Scotia. The island is also a protected National Park Reserve of Canada.

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  1. Sable Island

    a low, sandy, barren island in the Atlantic, 110 m. off the E. coast of Nova Scotia; is extremely dangerous to navigation, and is marked by three lighthouses; is gradually being washed away.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of sable island in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of sable island in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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