Latin definition for: armita, armitae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. virgin sacrificing w/ the lappet/flap of her toga thrown back over her shoulder
  • Age: Late, post-classical (3rd-5th centuries)
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • 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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