ro·​ble ˈrō-(ˌ)blā How to pronounce roble (audio)
: any of several oaks of California and Mexico

Word History


American Spanish, from Spanish, oak, from Latin robur

First Known Use

1814, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of roble was in 1814

Dictionary Entries Near roble

Cite this Entry

“Roble.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 5 Jun. 2023.

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