infula

[in-fyuh-luh]

Origin of infula

1600–10; < Medieval Latin, Latin: band, priest's headband
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British Dictionary definitions for infulae

infulae

pl n singular -la (-lə)
  1. the two ribbons hanging from the back of a bishop's mitre

Word Origin for infulae

C17: from Latin, plural of infula, woollen fillet worn on forehead by ancient Romans during religious rites
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