Latin definition for: arula, arulae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. base of an altar
  2. small altar
  3. turf laid like an altar round base of a tree
  • Age: Late, post-classical (3rd-5th centuries)
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 20,000 words
  • Source: Lewis & Short, “A Latin Dictionary”, 1879 (Lewis & Short)

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