Attested: RC Regaina; Pliny Ricina; Ptolemy 2,2,11 Ρικινα (or –ρικεννα)
Where: Rathlin Island, off Northern Ireland, at NR330079, where a remarkable number of ships have been wrecked.
Name Origin: Greek ρηγνυμι ‘to be shipwrecked’, from PIE *wreg- ‘to break’.
Notes: Listed by RC among islands ‘in the western ocean’.
Last Edited: 25 July 2016