- one of the two embroidered lappets of the miter of a bishop.
Origin of infula
1600–10; < Medieval Latin, Latin: band, priest's headband
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Examples from the Web for infula
The hair was blonde, and bound by a fillet (infula) woven of gold.Pagan and Christian Rome