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Meaning of ABELE

Pronunciation:  u'beel

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a poplar that is widely cultivated in the United States; has white bark and leaves with whitish undersurfaces
 

ABELE is a 5 letter word that starts with A.

 

 Synonyms: aspen poplar, Populus alba, silver-leaved poplar, white aspen, white poplar
 
 See Also: poplar, poplar tree

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\A*bele"\, n. [D. abeel (abeel-boom), OF. abel, aubel, fr.
a dim. of L. albus white.]
The white poplar ({Populus alba}).

      Six abeles i' the churchyard grow.       --Mrs.
                                               Browning.

 

 

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