For the United States, in the face of this revolutionary uncertainty, Israel remains an isle of democratic stability.
Cyprus is nicknamed the isle of Love because it is the mythical birthplace of Aphrodite.
He was living on his own in a comfortable apartment on the isle St Louis.
late 13c., from Old French ile, earlier isle, from Latin insula "island," of uncertain origin, perhaps (as the Ancients guessed) from in salo "(that which is) in the sea," from ablative of salum "the open sea." The -s- was restored first in French, then in English in the late 1500s.