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Perfect participle of congredior


congressus m (feminine congressa, neuter congressum); first/second declension

  1. approached, visited, accosted
  2. fought


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative congressus congressa congressum congressī congressae congressa
genitive congressī congressae congressī congressōrum congressārum congressōrum
dative congressō congressō congressīs
accusative congressum congressam congressum congressōs congressās congressa
ablative congressō congressā congressō congressīs
vocative congresse congressa congressum congressī congressae congressa


congressus m (genitive congressūs); fourth declension

  1. meeting, assembly, conference
  2. congress (all meanings)


Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative congressus congressūs
genitive congressūs congressuum
dative congressuī congressibus
accusative congressum congressūs
ablative congressū congressibus
vocative congressus congressūs



  • congressus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • congressus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “congressus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • congressus 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 shun society: hominum coetus, congressus fugere
    • to obtain an audience of some one: in congressum alicuius venire