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Perfect passive participle of pangō.


pactus m (feminine pacta, neuter pactum); first/second declension

  1. fastened
  2. agreed, settled, determined


First/second declension.

Number Singular Plural
Case / Gender Masculine Feminine Neuter Masculine Feminine Neuter
nominative pactus pacta pactum pactī pactae pacta
genitive pactī pactae pactī pactōrum pactārum pactōrum
dative pactō pactō pactīs
accusative pactum pactam pactum pactōs pactās pacta
ablative pactō pactā pactō pactīs
vocative pacte pacta pactum pactī pactae pacta

Related terms[edit]


  • pactus in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pactus in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “pactus”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • pactus” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • Carl Meissner; Henry William Auden (1894) Latin Phrase-Book[1], London: Macmillan and Co.
    • according to treaty: ex pacto, ex foedere
    • (ambiguous) the stipulated reward for anything: pacta merces alicuius rei