conventus

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LatinEdit

Etymology 1Edit

Perfect passive participle of conveniō ‎(convene, assemble).

PronunciationEdit

ParticipleEdit

conventus m ‎(feminine conventa, neuter conventum); first/second declension

  1. convened, assembled, having been convened.
  2. accosted, having been accosted
InflectionEdit

First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative conventus conventa conventum conventī conventae conventa
genitive conventī conventae conventī conventōrum conventārum conventōrum
dative conventō conventō conventīs
accusative conventum conventam conventum conventōs conventās conventa
ablative conventō conventā conventō conventīs
vocative convente conventa conventum conventī conventae conventa

Etymology 2Edit

From conveniō +‎ -tus

NounEdit

conventus m ‎(genitive conventūs); fourth declension

  1. agreement, covenant
  2. coming together
  3. enterprise, corporation
InflectionEdit

Fourth declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative conventus conventūs
genitive conventūs conventuum
dative conventuī conventibus
accusative conventum conventūs
ablative conventū conventibus
vocative conventus conventūs
Derived termsEdit
DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • conventus” in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879.
  • conventus” in Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to convene the assizes (used of a provincial governor): conventus agere (B. G. 1. 54)
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