abele

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See also: Abele, ābele, and ābelē

English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch abeel, from Middle Dutch, from Norman abiel, from a diminutive of Latin albus (white).

Abele; White poplar

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

abele (plural abeles)

  1. The white poplar (Populus alba). [First attested around 1150 to 1350.][1]
    • (Can we date this quote?) Mrs. Browning
      Six abeles i' the churchyard grow

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Lesley Brown (editor), The Shorter Oxford English Dictionary, 5th edition (Oxford University Press, 2003 [1933], ISBN 978-0-19-860575-7), page 3

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Noun[edit]

abele (plural abeles)

  1. bee