abele

abele

[uh-beel, ey-buhl]
noun
the white poplar tree, Populus alba.

Origin:
1675–85; < Dutch abeel, Middle Dutch abeel, aubeel < Old French aubel, albel < Late Latin albellus, equivalent to Latin alb(us) white + -ellus diminutive suffix

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abele (əˈbiːl, ˈeɪbəl)
 
n
another name for white poplar
 
[C16: from Dutch abeel, ultimately related to Latin albus white]

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