concord

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English[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From French concorde, Latin concordia, from concors (of the same mind, agreeing); con- + cor, cordis (heart). See heart, and compare accord

Pronunciation[edit]

with stress on first syllable

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Noun[edit]

concord (plural concords)

  1. A state of agreement; harmony; union.
    • Love quarrels oft in pleasing concord end. - John Milton
  2. (obsolete) Agreement by stipulation; compact; covenant; treaty or league
  3. (grammar) Agreement of words with one another, in gender, number, person, or case.
  4. (law, obsolete) An agreement between the parties to a fine of land in reference to the manner in which it should pass, being an acknowledgment that the land in question belonged to the complainant. See fine.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Burrill to this entry?)
  5. (probably influenced by chord, music) An agreeable combination of tones simultaneously heard; a consonant chord; consonance; harmony.
Translations[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Stressed on first syllable

Noun[edit]

concord (plural concords)

  1. A variety of American grape, with large dark blue (almost black) grapes in compact clusters.

Etymology 3[edit]

From French concorder, from Latin concordo

Pronunciation[edit]

Stressed on second syllable

Verb[edit]

concord (third-person singular simple present concords, present participle concording, simple past and past participle concorded)

  1. (intransitive, obsolete) To agree; to act together - Edward Hyde Clarendon