1. a small island: the Scilly Isles.
2. Chiefly Poetic an island.
-- verb ( isled, isling )
-- verb (t)
3. to make into or as into an isle.
4. to place on or as on an isle.
-- verb (i)
5. to dwell or remain on an isle.
[ME isle, ile, from OF, from L insula ]