Meaning of adventus in English:


Pronunciation /adˈvɛntəs/


  • 1Roman History
    The ceremonial entry and reception of an emperor, pope, king, or other ruler or religious leader, into a city, town, institution, etc.

    Recorded earliest in attributive use in adventus type.

  • 2 historical The arrival of the first Anglo-Saxon settlers in post-Roman Britain.


Mid 19th century. From classical Latin adventus approach, arrival.