concentus

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From concinō (sing together, harmonize).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

concentus m (genitive concentūs); fourth declension

  1. singing, a blending of voices in harmony
  2. (metonymically) a choir
  3. (theater) a concordant acclamation of the people
  4. concord, agreement, unanimity

DeclensionEdit

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative concentus concentūs
Genitive concentūs concentuum
Dative concentuī concentibus
Accusative concentum concentūs
Ablative concentū concentibus
Vocative concentus concentūs

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DescendantsEdit

  • Italian: concento
  • Spanish: concento

ReferencesEdit

  • concentus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • concentus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • concentus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette