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con-(with) +‎ calō(I call, announce solemnly, call out) +‎ -ium



concilium n ‎(genitive conciliī); second declension

  1. a council
  2. a meeting


Second declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative concilium concilia
genitive conciliī conciliōrum
dative conciliō conciliīs
accusative concilium concilia
ablative conciliō conciliīs
vocative concilium concilia

Derived terms[edit]



  • concilium in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • concilium in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • CONCILIUM in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • Félix Gaffiot (1934), Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Paris: Hachette, s.v.concilium”.
  • Meissner, Carl; Auden, Henry William (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to summon an assembly of the people: convocare populi concilium and populum ad concilium
    • to fix the day for, to hold, to dismiss a meeting: concilium indicere, habere, dimittere
  • concilium in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • concilium in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[2], pre-publication website, 2005-2016
  • concilium in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin