convenire

ItalianEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin convenīre, present active infinitive of conveniō, from cum + veniō.

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VerbEdit

convenìre (first-person singular present convèngo, first-person singular past historic convénni, past participle convenùto, first-person singular future converrò, second-person singular imperative convièni, auxiliary avere or essere)

  1. (intransitive) to be worthwhile, to be convenient, to suit [auxiliary essere]
  2. (intransitive) to gather, to meet [auxiliary essere]
  3. (intransitive) to agree, to admit, to grant [auxiliary avere]
  4. (intransitive, impersonal) should, ought, had better [auxiliary essere]
  5. (transitive) to agree on/upon, to negotiate
  6. (transitive) to summon

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LatinEdit

VerbEdit

convenīre

  1. present active infinitive of conveniō
  2. second-person singular present passive imperative of conveniō
  3. second-person singular present passive indicative of conveniō

ReferencesEdit

  • convenire in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin