orle

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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French (also modern) orle, from ourler ‘to hem’, or from *orula, a diminutive of Latin ora ‘edge’, probably from os, or- ‘mouth’.

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NounEdit

orle ‎(plural orles)

  1. (heraldry) A bordure that runs around the outline of a shield without touching the edge.
    • 1819: In his hand he bore that singular “abacus”, or staff of office, with which Templars are usually represented, having at the upper end a round plate, on which was engraved the cross of the Order, inscribed within a circle or orle, as heralds term it. — Walter Scott, Ivanhoe
  2. (heraldry) The wreath, or chaplet, surmounting or encircling the helmet of a knight and bearing the crest; a torse.

SynonymsEdit

  • (heraldic device surmounting or encircling the helmet) torse, wreath

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CzechEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /ˈorlɛ/
  • Hyphenation: or‧le

NounEdit

orle

  1. vocative singular of orel

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From *orula, a diminutive of Latin ora ‎(edge), probably from os, or- ‎(mouth).

NounEdit

orle m ‎(plural orles)

  1. (heraldry) orle

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VerbEdit

orle

  1. first-person singular (eu) present subjunctive of orlar
  2. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) present subjunctive of orlar
  3. third-person singular (você) affirmative imperative of orlar
  4. third-person singular (você) negative imperative of orlar

SpanishEdit

VerbEdit

orle

  1. First-person singular (yo) present subjunctive form of orlar.
  2. Third-person singular (él, ella, also used with usted?) present subjunctive form of orlar.
  3. Formal second-person singular (usted) imperative form of orlar.
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