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諸島, しょとう

  • shotō

Definition

noun (common) (futsuumeishi)

  • archipelago
  • group of islands

Examples of 諸島,しょとう in a Sentence

Spain once governed the Philippine Islands.
And in the Indian Ocean, some islands of the Maldives will disappear completely beneath the water.
パプアニューギニア近くのカーテレット諸島は、海水のまわりにうち寄せている、す離れなければならなくなった人たちがいる。
In the Carteret Islands, near Papua New Guinea, some people have already had to leave their homes because the seawater is washing around their houses.
A diametrically opposed kinship pattern is to be observed among certain South Sea Island communities.

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