What is another word for long island?
3 synonyms found
[ lˈɒŋ ˈa͡ɪlənd], [ lˈɒŋ ˈaɪlənd], [ l_ˈɒ_ŋ ˈaɪ_l_ə_n_d]
Synonyms for the term "Long Island" are abundant, with many regional dialects and colloquialisms providing alternative names. A few examples include "Fishers Island," "Block Island," and "Fire Island," which are all nearby locations in the Atlantic Ocean. "Paumanok," a Native American term meaning "land of tribute," is also a popular synonym for Long Island. Other alternatives include "the Island," "LI," and "Nassau-Suffolk." While these synonyms may be less common in everyday conversation, they all provide regional and cultural ways to refer to the stunning and diverse island located just off the coast of New York City.