Definition of in orle in English:

in orle


  • (of a series of charges) arranged around the edge of a shield.

    • ‘Stuff like ‘argent an escutcheon gules and eight escallops azure in orle’ lumps the escutcheon and the escallops into one group.’
    • ‘1 & 4 Argent, an orle within eight martlets in orle Sable, a crescent for difference.’