ro·ble | \ˈrō-(ˌ)blā \

Definition of roble 

: any of several oaks of California and Mexico

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Robles made the save but the ball dribbled into the next. Si Wire,, "MLS Roundup: FC Dallas remains unbeaten, Red Bulls' home unbeaten streak snapped," 14 May 2017 Robles, who had been waiting in a car outside, came to the door and knocked. Lyndsay Winkley,, "Ocean Beach man apologizes to slain man's family at sentencing," 11 May 2017 Robles scored his first on a 25-yard volley from the right corner, and the second on a header off a pass from Brian Ocampo. Dave Mendonca, The Mercury News, "Willow Glen, Rose Garden: Lincoln boys, girls out to secure berths in CCS soccer playoffs," 16 Feb. 2017 Robles, 33, is the franchise’s leader in career shutouts (43), goals-against average (1.30), victories (73), games (157) and minutes played (14,130). New York Times, "Usain Bolt Wins 100 Meters at Golden Spike Meet," 28 June 2017

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First Known Use of roble

1814, in the meaning defined above

History and Etymology for roble

American Spanish, from Spanish, oak, from Latin robur

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The first known use of roble was in 1814

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