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From ad- (to, towards, at) +‎ iungō (join, connect, attach).



adiungō (present infinitive adiungere, perfect active adiūnxī, supine adiūnctum); third conjugation

  1. (with dative or accusative) I add, join, attach, append, annex or bind to (something).
  2. I apply to, direct to (mentally).
  3. (of cattle) I harness, yoke.


   Conjugation of adiungō (third conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present adiungō adiungis adiungit adiungimus adiungitis adiungunt
imperfect adiungēbam adiungēbās adiungēbat adiungēbāmus adiungēbātis adiungēbant
future adiungam adiungēs adiunget adiungēmus adiungētis adiungent
perfect adiūnxī adiūnxistī adiūnxit adiūnximus adiūnxistis adiūnxērunt, adiūnxēre
pluperfect adiūnxeram adiūnxerās adiūnxerat adiūnxerāmus adiūnxerātis adiūnxerant
future perfect adiūnxerō adiūnxeris adiūnxerit adiūnxerimus adiūnxeritis adiūnxerint
passive present adiungor adiungeris, adiungere adiungitur adiungimur adiungiminī adiunguntur
imperfect adiungēbar adiungēbāris, adiungēbāre adiungēbātur adiungēbāmur adiungēbāminī adiungēbantur
future adiungar adiungēris, adiungēre adiungētur adiungēmur adiungēminī adiungentur
perfect adiūnctus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect adiūnctus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect adiūnctus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present adiungam adiungās adiungat adiungāmus adiungātis adiungant
imperfect adiungerem adiungerēs adiungeret adiungerēmus adiungerētis adiungerent
perfect adiūnxerim adiūnxerīs adiūnxerit adiūnxerīmus adiūnxerītis adiūnxerint
pluperfect adiūnxissem adiūnxissēs adiūnxisset adiūnxissēmus adiūnxissētis adiūnxissent
passive present adiungar adiungāris, adiungāre adiungātur adiungāmur adiungāminī adiungantur
imperfect adiungerer adiungerēris, adiungerēre adiungerētur adiungerēmur adiungerēminī adiungerentur
perfect adiūnctus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect adiūnctus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present adiunge adiungite
future adiungitō adiungitō adiungitōte adiunguntō
passive present adiungere adiungiminī
future adiungitor adiungitor adiunguntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives adiungere adiūnxisse adiūnctūrus esse adiungī adiūnctus esse adiūnctum īrī
participles adiungēns adiūnctūrus adiūnctus adiungendus
verbal nouns gerund supine
nominative genitive dative/ablative accusative accusative ablative
adiungere adiungendī adiungendō adiungendum adiūnctum adiūnctū

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  • adiungo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • adiungo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to combine theory with practice: doctrinam ad usum adiungere
    • to be used with the conjunctive mood: adiungi, addi coniunctivo (Marc. Cap. 3. 83)
    • to believe in, trust in a thing: fidem tribuere, adiungere alicui rei
    • to attach oneself to a person's society: socium se adiungere alicui