Definitions for orleɔrl

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orleɔrl(n.)

  1. a narrow band on a heraldic charge.

    Category: Heraldry

Origin of orle:

1565–75; < MF: hem, edge, der. of ourler to hem < VL *ōrulāre

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  1. orle(Noun)

    A bordure which runs around the outline of a shield without touching the edge.

  2. Origin: From Old (and modern) French orle, from ourler ‘to hem’, from a diminutive of Latin ora ‘edge’, probably from os, or- ‘mouth’.

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