Definition of latten
: a yellow alloy identical to or resembling brass typically hammered into thin sheets and formerly much used for church utensils
Origin and Etymology of latten
Middle English laton, from Anglo-French
First Known Use: 14th centurySee Words from the same year
Seen and Heard
What made you want to look up latten? Please tell us where you read or heard it (including the quote, if possible).