So, on my map, I have an island, and, off the coast of that island, another, smaller island. Is there a specific geographical term for this? Is it a sub-island? A holm? I'm looking for something along the lines of the relationship between Tanzania and Australia, just in a smaller scale. I need to know this to be able to properly name my island in my game.
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Island: A small parcel of land wholly surrounded by water.
Islet: A smaller parcel of land wholly surrounded by water.
Cay: An even smaller parcel of land wholly surrounded by water, usually quite low (if it has a hill, it's an islet).
Holm: A small island or inshore island (chiefly British).
Bar: Something that obstructs or prevents passage, progress, or action: such as ... (c) :a submerged or partly submerged bank (as of sand) along a shore or in a river often obstructing navigation.
An island off the coast of an island is called an island