• Nola


    From Latin nola, traditionally derived from Nola in Italy, from its having been the supposed location of Paulinus of Nola's introduction of bells to Christian ceremony,

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    (plural nolas or nolae)
    1. A very small bell used in the choir during consecration.Walters, Henry Beauchamp. Church Bells of England, p. 3.Encyclopaedic Dictionary of Music, Vol. 2, p. 452.
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