(Roman Catholic Church) (tr) archaic to anoint, esp to give extreme unction to
[C14 anelen, from an- (from Old English an- on) + elen to anoint (from ele oil, from Latin oleum)]
Past participle: aneled
|Verb||1.||anele - administer an oil or ointment to ; often in a religious ceremony of blessing|bless
- give a benediction to; "The dying man blessed his son"