Clans are kinship groups among the Skelligan people, giving its members a sense of shared identity and descent. The heads of clans are called bonds; bonds who lead more clans are called earl or jarl (the title "jarl of Skellige" refers to the main commander of the Skelligan fleet).
There are seven main clans of Skellige.
|Clan Craite||northern half of Ard Skellig|
|Clan Tuirseach||An Skellig|
|Clan Drummond||southern half of Ard Skellig|