Isla

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See also: isla, Islã, and islã

English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

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Isla

  1. A female given name transferred from the place name. Coined in the twentieth century from an archaic spelling of Islay, an island in the Hebrides.
  2. A river in eastern Scotland, tributary to the Tay.
  3. A river in northeastern Scotland, tributary to the Spey.

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Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Spanish Isla. This surname is mostly found in the Philippines.

Proper noun[edit]

Isla (plural Islas)

  1. A surname from Spanish.
Statistics[edit]
  • According to the 2010 United States Census, Isla is the 36204th most common surname in the United States, belonging to 619 individuals. Isla is most common among Hispanic/Latino (52.02%), Asian/Pacific Islander (33.12%) and White (11.15%) individuals.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From isla (island)

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈisla/ [ˈis.la]
  • Rhymes: -isla
  • Hyphenation: Is‧la

Proper noun[edit]

Isla m or f by sense

  1. a surname