- of or like a tile or tiles
- arranged like tiles
Origin of tegular; from Classical Latin tegula, a tile ; from tegere, to cover (see thatch) + -ar
Origin of tegularFrom Latin tēgula, tile, from tegere, to cover; see (s)teg- in Indo-European roots.
(comparative more tegular, superlative most tegular)
- Resembling or relating to a tile; arranged like tiles; consisting of tiles.
- a tegular pavement
Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster's Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.