coniunctus

Definition from Wiktionary, the free dictionary
Jump to navigation Jump to search

Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Perfect passive participle of coniungō (to bind together, connect), from con- (with, together) +‎ iungō (to join, unite). Possibly a doublet of cūnctus.

Participle[edit]

coniūnctus (feminine coniūncta, neuter coniūnctum, comparative coniūnctior, superlative coniūnctissimus, adverb coniūnctē or coniūnctim); first/second-declension participle

  1. perfect passive participle of coniungō
  2. united, connected; (of places) adjoining, contiguous, bordering upon, near
  3. (transferred sense, of time) connected with, contemporary, following
  4. (figuratively)
    1. connected with, pertaining to; accordant or agreeing with, conformable to
    2. connected by marriage; married
    3. connected or united by relationship or friendship; allied, kindred, intimate, friendly
Quote-alpha.png This entry needs quotations to illustrate usage. If you come across any interesting, durably archived quotes then please add them!
Inflection[edit]

First/second-declension adjective.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
Nominative coniūnctus coniūncta coniūnctum coniūnctī coniūnctae coniūncta
Genitive coniūnctī coniūnctae coniūnctī coniūnctōrum coniūnctārum coniūnctōrum
Dative coniūnctō coniūnctō coniūnctīs
Accusative coniūnctum coniūnctam coniūnctum coniūnctōs coniūnctās coniūncta
Ablative coniūnctō coniūnctā coniūnctō coniūnctīs
Vocative coniūncte coniūncta coniūnctum coniūnctī coniūnctae coniūncta
Derived terms[edit]
Related terms[edit]

Etymology 2[edit]

From coniungō (to bind together, connect) +‎ -tus (action noun suffix).

Noun[edit]

coniūnctus m (genitive coniūnctūs); fourth declension

  1. a connection, conjunction
Quote-alpha.png This entry needs quotations to illustrate usage. If you come across any interesting, durably archived quotes then please add them!
Inflection[edit]

Fourth-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative coniūnctus coniūnctūs
Genitive coniūnctūs coniūnctuum
Dative coniūnctuī coniūnctibus
Accusative coniūnctum coniūnctūs
Ablative coniūnctū coniūnctibus
Vocative coniūnctus coniūnctūs

References[edit]

  • coniunctus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • conjunctus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press