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NounEdit

isla f (plural isles)

  1. Alternative form of islla

BasqueEdit

NounEdit

isla

  1. reflection

CebuanoEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish isla, from Late Latin *isula, from Latin īnsula.

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: is‧la

NounEdit

isla

  1. an island; a contiguous area of land, smaller than a continent, totally surrounded by water; also an isle or islet

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QuotationsEdit

For quotations of use of this term, see Citations:isla.


Lubuagan KalingaEdit

NounEdit

isla

  1. cooked rice

PapiamentuEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Spanish isla.

The Spanish word comes from Latin insula.

NounEdit

isla

  1. island

SpanishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish isla, from Vulgar Latin *isula, from Latin īnsula (compare Catalan illa, French île, Galician insua, Italian isola, Portuguese ínsua). Doublet of ínsula, a borrowing.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

isla f (plural islas)

  1. island (area of land surrounded by water)
  2. block (group of urban lots of property)
    Synonym: manzana

Alternative formsEdit

  • (island): ínsula (poetic, obsolete)

Derived termsEdit

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Chamicuro: yishla
  • Papiamentu: isla
  • Basque: irla
  • Ilocano: isla
  • Inabaknon: isla
  • Tagalog: ísla

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