Dwale (?), n. [OE. dwale, dwole, deception, deadly nightshade, AS. dwala, dwola, error, doubt; akin to E. dull. See Dull, a.]

1. Bot.

The deadly nightshade (Atropa Belladonna), having stupefying qualities.

2. Her.

The tincture sable or black when blazoned according to the fantastic system in which plants are substituted for the tinctures.


A sleeping potion; an opiate.



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