Latin definition for: buxus, buxi


  • declension: 2nd declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. a box tree
  2. boxwood
  3. instrument, pipe, flute (usually made of boxwood)
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Agriculture, Flora, Fauna, Land, Equipment, Rural
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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