From cōn- (with, together) +‎ fluō (to flow).



cōnfluō (present infinitive cōnfluere, perfect active cōnflūxī); third conjugation, no passive, no supine stem

  1. (Classical Latin, intransitive) to flow or run together, to meet
  2. (intransitive, figuratively) to flock or crowd together, to come together in multitudes; to throng, assemble
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   Conjugation of cōnfluō (third conjugation, no supine stem, active only)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōnfluō cōnfluis cōnfluit cōnfluimus cōnfluitis cōnfluunt
imperfect cōnfluēbam cōnfluēbās cōnfluēbat cōnfluēbāmus cōnfluēbātis cōnfluēbant
future cōnfluam cōnfluēs cōnfluet cōnfluēmus cōnfluētis cōnfluent
perfect cōnflūxī cōnflūxistī cōnflūxit cōnflūximus cōnflūxistis cōnflūxērunt, cōnflūxēre
pluperfect cōnflūxeram cōnflūxerās cōnflūxerat cōnflūxerāmus cōnflūxerātis cōnflūxerant
future perfect cōnflūxerō cōnflūxeris cōnflūxerit cōnflūxerimus cōnflūxeritis cōnflūxerint
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōnfluam cōnfluās cōnfluat cōnfluāmus cōnfluātis cōnfluant
imperfect cōnfluerem cōnfluerēs cōnflueret cōnfluerēmus cōnfluerētis cōnfluerent
perfect cōnflūxerim cōnflūxerīs cōnflūxerit cōnflūxerīmus cōnflūxerītis cōnflūxerint
pluperfect cōnflūxissem cōnflūxissēs cōnflūxisset cōnflūxissēmus cōnflūxissētis cōnflūxissent
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present cōnflue cōnfluite
future cōnfluitō cōnfluitō cōnfluitōte cōnfluuntō
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives cōnfluere cōnflūxisse
participles cōnfluēns
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
cōnfluendī cōnfluendō cōnfluendum cōnfluendō

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  • confluo in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • confluo in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • confluo in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to collect together at one spot: in unum locum convenire, confluere