noun, plural loc·u·li [lok-yuh-lahy, -lee] /ˈlɒk yəˌlaɪ, -ˌli/.
Origin of loculus
Examples from the Web for loculus
At the head and foot of the Loculus were iron rings whereby it could be lifted.Past and Present|Thomas Carlyle
And the loculus was placed in the shrine, and the shrine for the present closed.
Interment in the wall-recess or loculus, though infinitely the most common, was not the only mode employed in the catacombs.
The body was then lifted to its place in the shrine, and the panels of the loculus refixed.
The picture we are about to examine is found over a loculus or grave in this cemetery of Priscilla.