Latin definition for: velum, veli


  • declension: 2nd declension
  • gender: neuter


  1. curtain
  2. sail, covering
  3. [vela vento dare => sail away]
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Frequent, top 2000+ words
  • Source: General, unknown or too common to say

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