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From con- (with, together) +‎ veniō (come).



conveniō (present infinitive convenīre, perfect active convēnī, supine conventum); fourth conjugation

  1. I convene, assemble, meet together.
  2. I accost.
  3. I fit, am suited.
  4. I am agreed upon
    Synonyms: concordō, condīcō, cōnsentiō, assentiō, concurrō, congruō, cōnstō, pangō
    Antonyms: dissideō, dissentiō, variō, abhorreō, discordō, recusō
    convenit inter omnes utit is agreed by all that


   Conjugation of conveniō (fourth conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present conveniō convenīs convenit convenīmus convenītis conveniunt
imperfect conveniēbam conveniēbās conveniēbat conveniēbāmus conveniēbātis conveniēbant
future conveniam conveniēs conveniet conveniēmus conveniētis convenient
perfect convēnī convēnistī convēnit convēnimus convēnistis convēnērunt,
pluperfect convēneram convēnerās convēnerat convēnerāmus convēnerātis convēnerant
future perfect convēnerō convēneris convēnerit convēnerimus convēneritis convēnerint
passive present convenior convenīris,
convenītur convenīmur convenīminī conveniuntur
imperfect conveniēbar conveniēbāris,
conveniēbātur conveniēbāmur conveniēbāminī conveniēbantur
future conveniar conveniēris,
conveniētur conveniēmur conveniēminī convenientur
perfect conventus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect conventus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect conventus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present conveniam conveniās conveniat conveniāmus conveniātis conveniant
imperfect convenīrem convenīrēs convenīret convenīrēmus convenīrētis convenīrent
perfect convēnerim convēnerīs convēnerit convēnerīmus convēnerītis convēnerint
pluperfect convēnissem convēnissēs convēnisset convēnissēmus convēnissētis convēnissent
passive present conveniar conveniāris,
conveniātur conveniāmur conveniāminī conveniantur
imperfect convenīrer convenīrēris,
convenīrētur convenīrēmur convenīrēminī convenīrentur
perfect conventus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect conventus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present convenī convenīte
future convenītō convenītō convenītōte conveniuntō
passive present convenīre convenīminī
future convenītor convenītor conveniuntor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives convenīre convēnisse conventūrum esse convenīrī conventum esse conventum īrī
participles conveniēns conventūrus conventus conveniendus,
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
conveniendī conveniendō conveniendum conveniendō conventum conventū

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  • convenio”, in Charlton T[homas] Lewis; Charles [Lancaster] Short (1879) [] A New Latin Dictionary [], New York, N.Y.; Cincinnati, Ohio; Chicago, Ill.: American Book Company; Oxford: Clarendon Press.
  • convenio”, in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • convenio in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré latin-français, Hachette
  • Carl Meißner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • to collect together at one spot: in unum locum convenire, confluere
    • how is this consistent? how are we to reconcile this...: quī convenit?
    • to meet a person (accidentally or intentionally) and talk with him: convenire aliquem
    • the accounts balance: ratio alicuius rei constat (convenit, par est)
    • to meet for elections: comitiis (Abl.) convenire
    • peace is concluded on condition that..: pax convenit in eam condicionem, ut...



Pseudo-Latinism, as if from *convenium. Compare Latin conventum (pact, agreement, treaty) and Spanish convenir (to agree); both from Latin conveniō.


  • IPA(key): /komˈbenjo/, [kõmˈbe.njo]


convenio m (plural convenios)

  1. agreement
    Synonym: acuerdo
  2. covenant
  3. (diplomacy) convention (an international agreement)

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