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ISLES OF THE GENTILES

(Gen 10:5): the American Standard Revised Version "isles (margin "coast-lands") of the nations," said of the territories of the sons of Japheth. The reference is to the coasts of the Western Mediterranean, with their islands (compare "isles of the sea," Est 10:1; Ezek 26:18, etc.).
See TABLE OF NATIONS.
Bibliography Information
Orr, James, M.A., D.D. General Editor. "Definition for 'ISLES OF THE GENTILES'". "International Standard Bible Encyclopedia". bible-history.com - ISBE; 1915.

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