ēa-land

ēa-land, n.n: an island. (AY-ah-LAHND / ˈeːa-ˌland)

A ship landing on a whale mistaken for an island in an early thirteenth century bestiary. British Library, Harley MS 4751, f. 69r. [bl.uk]

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