- (in Orkney and Shetland) a small bay or narrow creek
C17: from Old Norse vagr
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Examples from the Web for voe
Are you surprised that you are unable to see the people of Voe?Dorothy and the Wizard in Oz
L. Frank Baum
Our Viking-boys were not long rowing out the voe that evening.
Once outside of Boden voe, it did not take long to reach Havnholme.
"Why, there is the Osprey coming up the voe," Signy called out.
And now my men and I will take your craft up the voe and anchor her in safety.Peter Trawl
W. H. G. Kingston