tule

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noun tu·le \ˈtü-lē\

Definition of tule

  1. :  either of two large New World bulrushes (Scirpus californicus and S. acutus)

Origin and Etymology of tule

Spanish, from Nahuatl tōllin


First Known Use: 1837

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