Latin definition for: dira, dirae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. bad omens, presages of evil
  2. curses, imprecations (pl.)
  3. Harpies
  4. The Furies
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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