Watling Island

[ wot-ling ]

  • Also Watlings Island [wot-lingz] /ˈwɒt lɪŋz/ .

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How to use Watling Island in a sentence

  • While it is not known with certainty where he landed, it was probably Watling Island, one of the Bahamas.

    The Greater Republic | Charles Morris
  • We do not know which one of the Bahama islands he first saw, but we believe it was the one now called Watling Island.

    Introductory American History | Henry Eldridge Bourne
  • The small island was one of the Bahama group, and is now known as Watling Island.

    From Pole to Pole | Sven Anders Hedin

British Dictionary definitions for Watling Island

Watling Island

/ (ˈwɒtlɪŋ) /


noun
  1. another name for San Salvador Island

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