Devil's Island

geographical name \ ˌēl-dᵫ-ˈdyäblᵊ \
variants: or French Île du Diable

Definition of Devil's Island

island of French Guiana in the Safety Islands group
Note: Devil's Island was formerly the site of a penal colony.

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