See also: Isle, ísle, ìsle, and işle

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EtymologyEdit

From Middle English ile, yle (with s added, similar to English island), borrowed from Old French ille, idle, isle, from Latin insula. Not related to island.

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isle (plural isles)

  1. A (small) island, compare with islet.
  2. Obsolete form of aisle.

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FrenchEdit

NounEdit

isle f (plural isles)

  1. Obsolete spelling of île

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Middle FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French isle, from Latin insula.

NounEdit

isle f (plural isles)

  1. island

DescendantsEdit

  • French: île, ile
    • Antillean Creole: zil
    • Haitian Creole: zil, zile
    • Mauritian Creole: zil

Old FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Vulgar Latin *isula, from Latin insula.

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isle f (oblique plural isles, nominative singular isle, nominative plural isles)

  1. island

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isle

  1. second-person singular imperative of islemek

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