consultum

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

A substantivisation of the neuter forms of cōnsultus (consulted), the perfect passive participle of cōnsulō (I consult, reflect, or take counsel”, “I meet, consider, or deliberate).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

cōnsultum n (genitive cōnsultī); second declension

  1. a response by an oracle to the consultation or inquiry of a deity
  2. a decree, decision, resolution, plan, action taken, or measure adopted

Declension[edit]

Second declension neuter.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cōnsultum cōnsulta
genitive cōnsultī cōnsultōrum
dative cōnsultō cōnsultīs
accusative cōnsultum cōnsulta
ablative cōnsultō cōnsultīs
vocative cōnsultum cōnsulta

Derived terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • consultum in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • consultum” on page 412/3 of Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)