Latin definition for: excelsum, excelsi


  • declension: 2nd declension
  • gender: neuter


  1. [in ~is/in ~o => in the highest/on high]
  2. altar, temple (pl.)
  3. citadel
  • Age: Latin not in use in Classical times (6-10th centuries) Christian
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: For Dictionary, in top 10,000 words
  • Source: Souter, “A Glossary of Later Latin to 600 A.D.”, Oxford 1949

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