Latin definition for: horripilo, horripilare, horripilavi, horripilatus


  • conjugation: 1st conjugation
  • voice: intransitive


  1. be shaggy (L+S)
  2. become bristly/hairy
  3. pierce (Douay)
  4. shudder/shake (Sou)
  • Age: In use throughout the ages/unknown
  • Area: All or none
  • Geography: All or none
  • Frequency: Having only single citation in Oxford Latin Dictionary or Lewis + Short
  • Source: “Oxford Latin Dictionary”, 1982 (OLD)

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