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island

noun [C]
 
 
/ˈaɪlənd/
A2 an area of land that has water around it: the Caribbean island of Grenada the Hawaiian IslandsSmall and large land masses
islander noun [C] someone who lives on an island →  See also desert island People who live or settle somewhere
Translations of “island”
in Korean 섬…
in Arabic جَزيْرة…
in French île, refuge…
in Turkish ada…
in Italian isola…
in Chinese (Traditional) 島,島嶼, 交通島,安全島…
in Russian остров…
in Polish wyspa…
in Spanish isla, isla de peatones…
in Portuguese ilha…
in German die Insel, die Verkehrsinsel…
in Catalan illa…
in Japanese 島…
in Chinese (Simplified) 岛,岛屿, 交通岛,安全岛…
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