Definition of bulto
1 : an image of a saint carved in wood and polychromed made in the southwestern U.S. and Latin America in the 18th and 19th centuries
2 : a bundle especially of fibers for rope making
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Origin and Etymology of bulto
Spanish, image, bulk, form, body, statue, from Latin vultus, voltus countenance, expression, shape: perhaps akin to Gothic wulthus glory, Welsh gweled to see
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