Latin definition for: laura, laurae


  • declension: 1st declension
  • gender: feminine


  1. monastery
  2. settlement of anchorites in Egypt
  • Age: Latin not in use in Classical times (6-10th centuries) Christian
  • Area: Ecclesiastic, Biblical, Religious
  • Geography: Egypt
  • Frequency: Having only single citation in Oxford Latin Dictionary or Lewis + Short
  • Source: L.F. Stelten, “Dictionary of Eccles. Latin”, 1995 (Ecc)

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