n. pl. lat•er•a (lăt′ər-ə)
Examples from the Web for latus
Historical Examples of latus
Niger latus, thorace marginato transverso, tridentato, atro nitido; antennis brevibus.
Others to the Old-German, Laz, from latus; the weapon being therefore a "side-arm."Ancient Armour and Weapons in Europe
For he used the Latus Clavus 70 with fringes about the wrists, and always had it girded about him, but rather loosely.The Lives Of The Twelve Caesars, Complete
C. Suetonius Tranquillus
St. Augustine, in one of his letters, mentions that he sealed it with his ring, qui exprimit faciem hominis attendentis in latus.Finger-Ring Lore
A most curious and interesting fish (Neophrynichthys latus) was here obtained.Cruise of the 'Alert'
R. W. Coppinger