Origin of fibula
OTHER WORDS FROM fibulafib·u·lar, adjective
How to use fibula in a sentence
If fibulae were metal clasps, however, we have several varieties of ancient fibulae that might have been used for closing wounds.Surgical Instruments in Greek and Roman Times|John Stewart Milne
Gold fibulae of circular form are found in the Kentish barrows, frequently ornamented with real or fictitious gems.English Villages|P. H. Ditchfield
There is no girdle, the arms are bare, no fibulae are shown.
They are far from being loose or trailing; no pins or fibulae appear.
The Spartan evidence for the pin and fibulae covers the later range of dates.