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Neuter of compromissus, past participle of compromitto.



comprōmissum n (genitive comprōmissī); second declension

  1. A mutual promise (to abide by a judgement or arbitration)


Second-declension noun (neuter).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative comprōmissum comprōmissa
Genitive comprōmissī comprōmissōrum
Dative comprōmissō comprōmissīs
Accusative comprōmissum comprōmissa
Ablative comprōmissō comprōmissīs
Vocative comprōmissum comprōmissa



  • compromissum in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • compromissum in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • compromissum 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)
  • compromissum in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • compromissum in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • compromissum in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin