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Perfect passive participle of cōnferō (bring together).


collātus m (feminine collāta, neuter collātum); first/second declension

  1. brought together, having been brought together.
  2. compared, having been compared


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative collātus collāta collātum collātī collātae collāta
genitive collātī collātae collātī collātōrum collātārum collātōrum
dative collātō collātō collātīs
accusative collātum collātam collātum collātōs collātās collāta
ablative collātō collātā collātō collātīs
vocative collāte collāta collātum collātī collātae collāta

According to William Whitaker's Words at the correct definition of COLLATUS is bring together, carry/convey; collect/gather, compare; unite, add; direct/aim; discuss/debate/confer; oppose; pit/match against another; blame; bestow/assign


  • collatus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “collatus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • collatus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to fight hand-to-hand, at close quarters: collatis signis (viribus) pugnare
    • a hand-to-hand engagement ensued: tum pes cum pede collatus est (Liv. 28. 2)
    • hand to hand: collato pede (Liv. 6. 12)