Translation of islet in Spanish:

islet

islote, n.

Pronunciation: /ˈaɪlət//ˈʌɪlɪt/

noun

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    islote masculine
    • The palm-fringed emerald islets are surrounded by vast expanses of water.
    • North Korea has maintained that the islets belong to the Korean people.
    • In the distance is a very small islet with a tree on it.
    • Besides this, there are several small islands or islets surrounding Corinth: Kechries, Lechaio, Isthmia, Ancient Corinth, and Examilia.
    • From the air the tiny islets of Funafuti atoll appear as a broken pearl necklace scattered on the blue throat of the tropical sea.
    • Plans to build a house on an uninhabited islet off the south of Sanday were turned down by islands' councillors on Thursday morning.
    • They nest on islands in Grays Harbor and on rocky islets along the outer coast.
    • Central Stockholm is itself a maze of islands; the Parliament building has an islet of its own.
    • A huge oil spill was discovered in the waters surrounding Pramuka and Panggang islets last week.
    • The mainland of Mauritius is surrounded by a number of islets, some of which are close to the coast and others far away.
    • Buffumville Lake surrounds this white-pine-forested islet, which is equipped only with a picnic table, a fire pit and an outhouse.
    • The group of uninhabited islets about 180 km north of Taiwan are claimed by Taiwan, China and Japan.
    • An atoll usually consists of a string of closely spaced coral islets separated by narrow channels of water.
    • Vicious rocks surrounded the tiny islet, and a beached ship lay on its side in the deep sands, torn by wave and water.
    • The ferry carrying more than 500 passengers sank after hitting a rocky islet, killing at least 64 people.
    • The most charming of the islets is probably the Fairy Island in the center, which boasts a scenic panorama that voyagers can enjoy from the slow-moving boat.
    • Two days later we are building a small driftwood fire on a tiny islet in the Barrier Islands a mile out into the open North Pacific.
    • These include the idyllic Cairns of Coll, a string of rocky islets some distance from the island of the same name.
    • He said the idea of growing coral around the islets is a new one.
    • Singapore, the island city, has 63 islets around it.