Definition of infula in English:

infula

noun

  • (in the Christian Church) either of the two ribbons on a bishop's miter.

    • ‘I have been looking at the black-and-white photograph I have of the infulae bands that we have been discussing.’
    • ‘The oldest part of the mitre, in fact, is the infulae.’

Origin

Early 17th century: from Latin, denoting a woolen fillet worn by a priest or placed on the head of a sacrificial victim.

Pronunciation:

infula

/ˈinfyələ/