Definition of altitudo in English:

altitudo

noun

figurative
  • Chiefly figurative. In early use: depth or profundity, especially of character. Now usually: altitude, height, great elevation.

Origin

1930s; earliest use found in Edmund Blunden (1896–1974), poet and university teacher. From classical Latin altitūdō altitude.

Pronunciation

altitudo

/ˈaltɪtjuːdəʊ/