- a plinth supporting the base of a column.
- orle(def 3).
Origin of orlo
1605–15; < Italian: border, derivative of orlare to hem < Vulgar Latin; see orle
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Examples from the Web for orlo
The doctor, when about to visit it, called Orlo to accompany him, as interpreter.
Orlo begged that he and Era and their child might also be there set on shore.
Her success continued after Orlo had become one of her crew.
He was the first on board, and Orlo leaped on the deck after him.
Bitter, too, was the anguish which poor Orlo suffered when he felt that he should for ever be separated from his beloved Era.