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From adveniō (arrive) +‎ -tus (action noun forming suffix).



adventus m (genitive adventūs); fourth declension

  1. arrival, coming, approach, advent
    Antonyms: exitus, exitium, ēgressiō, abitus
  2. (Ecclesiastical Latin) Advent


Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative adventus adventūs
Genitive adventūs adventuum
Dative adventuī adventibus
Accusative adventum adventūs
Ablative adventū adventibus
Vocative adventus adventūs

Related terms[edit]




  • adventus”, in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • adventus”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • adventus in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition with additions by D. P. Carpenterius, Adelungius and others, edited by Léopold Favre, 1883–1887)
  • adventus in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette.
  • Carl Meißner, Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • arrival in Rome, in town: adventus Romam, in urbem
  • adventus”, in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898), Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • adventus”, in William Smith et al., editor (1890), A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin