Meaning of AVELLAN in English

AVELLAN

transcription, транскрипция: [ ə-ˈve-lən ]

adjective

or avel·lane ə-ˈve-ˌlān, ˈa-və-ˌlān

Etymology: Latin abellana, avellana filbert, from feminine of Abellanus of Abella, from Abella, ancient town in Italy

Date: 1610

of a heraldic cross : having the four arms shaped like conventionalized filberts — see cross illustration

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