Latin definition for: arcubalista, arcubalistae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. ballista furnished with a bow, spear-throwing war machine with bow mechanism
  • Age: Late, post-classical (3rd-5th centuries)
  • Area: War, Military, Naval, Ships, Armor
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Having only single citation in Oxford Latin Dictionary or Lewis + Short
  • Source: Lewis & Short, “A Latin Dictionary”, 1879 (Lewis & Short)

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