white poplar (sense )
Origin of abeleDutch abeel from Old French abel, aubel from Medieval Latin albellus, diminutive of Classical Latin albus, white
See white poplar.
Origin of abeleDutch abeel from Old French aubel from Medieval Latin albellus diminutive of Latin albus white ; see albho- in Indo-European roots.
- The white poplar (Populus alba). [First attested around 1150 to 1350.]