Latin definition for: bulla, bullae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. boss/knob/stud
  2. bubble
  3. locket/amulet (usu. gold) hung round necks of boys
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Frequent, top 2000+ words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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