Emerita

Emerita

[ih-mer-i-tuh]
Emerita may refer to several different things:

  • Emerita (genus), a genus of crustacean.
  • Emerita or Emerita Augusta, an ancient city of Spain, now called Mérida.
  • Saint Emerita, 3rd century martyr. See Digna and Emerita.
  • Emerita is also the feminine form of the word "Emeritus", added to the title professor or bishop, to indicate they have retired.

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