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Valid words made from Orle

You can make 16 words from 'orle' in our Scrabble US and Canada dictionary.


4 letters words from 'orle'

EORL 4LORE 4
ORLE 4ROLE 4

3 letters words from 'orle'

LOR 3OLE 3
ORE 3REO 3
ROE 3 

2 letters words from 'orle'

EL 2ER 2
LO 2OE 2
OR 2RE 2

All 4 letters words made out of orle

orle role olre lore rloe lroe orel roel oerl eorl reol erol oler loer oelr eolr leor elor rleo lreo relo erlo lero elro

Note: these 'words' (valid or invalid) are all the permutations of the word orle. These words are obtained by scrambling the letters in orle.

Definitions and meaning of orle

orle

Etymology

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

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɔːl/

Noun

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
    Synonyms: torse, wreath
  3. (architecture) a fillet under the ovolo of a capital

Anagrams

  • Orel, Orël, eorl, lore, relo, role, rôle

Czech

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): [ˈorlɛ]
  • Hyphenation: or‧le

Noun 1

orle n

  1. eaglet
    Synonyms: orlíče, orlík

Declension

Derived terms

  • orlátko

Related terms

Noun 2

orle

  1. vocative singular of orel

Further reading

  • orle in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • orle in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Anagrams

  • orel, role

French

Etymology

From Latin *ōrula, a diminutive of ōra (edge), probably from ōs, ōris (mouth).

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ɔʁl/

Noun

orle m (plural orles)

  1. (heraldry) orle, bordure
  2. (architecture) orle

Further reading

  • “orle” in Trésor de la langue française informatisé (The Digitized Treasury of the French Language).

Old French

Alternative forms

  • urle (Anglo-Norman)

Noun

orle m or f

  1. border; trim (of clothing, a cloth, etc.)

Descendants

  • English: orle
  • French: orle

References

  • Godefroy, Frédéric, Dictionnaire de l'ancienne langue française et de tous ses dialectes du IXe au XVe siècle (1881) (orle)
  • urle on the Anglo-Norman On-Line Hub

Polish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈɔr.lɛ/
  • Homophone: orlę

Noun

orle m

  1. locative/vocative singular of orzeł

Adjective

orle

  1. inflection of orli:
    1. neuter nominative/accusative/vocative singular
    2. nonvirile nominative/accusative/vocative plural

Further reading

  • orle in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Portuguese

Verb

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

Spanish

Pronunciation

  • IPA(key): /ˈorle/

Verb

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.

Source: wiktionary.org
  • a border within a heraldic shield at a short distance from the edge.
    (source: Collins Scrabble Dictionary)