Devil's Island

geographical name \ˌēl-due-ˈdyäblə\
variants: or French

Île du Diable

\ˌēl-due-ˈdyäblə\play

Definition of Devil's Island

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

Learn More about devil's island


Seen and Heard

What made you want to look up Devil's Island? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).

WORD OF THE DAY

holding stubbornly to a belief or view

Get Word of the Day daily email!