Borrowed from French convivial, from Latin convīvium (“a feast”), combined form of con (“together”) + vīvō (“to live”).
convivial (comparative more convivial, superlative most convivial)
- Having elements of a feast or of entertainment, especially when it comes to eating and drinking, with accompanying festivity
- Synonyms: festive, social, gay, jovial, merry
convivial (feminine singular conviviale, masculine plural conviviaux, feminine plural conviviales)