Latin definition for: cista, cistae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. ballot box
  2. box for sacred ceremonial objects
  3. chest/box (usu. made of wicker)
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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