KJV Dictionary Definition: consort
CONSORT, n. L., sort, state, kind.
1. A companion; a partner; an intimate associate; particularly, a partner of the bed; a wife or husband.
He single chose to live, and shunnd to wed, well pleased to want a consort of his bed.
2. An assembly or association of persons, convened for consultation.
3. Union; conjunction; concurrence.
4. A number of instruments played together; a symphony; a concert. In this sense, concert is now used.
5. In navigation, any vessel keeping company with another.
Queen consort, the wife of a king, as distinguished from a queen regent, who rules alone, and a queen dowager, the widow of a king.
CONSORT, v.i. To associate; to unite in company; to keep company; followed by with.
Which of the Grecian chiefs consorts with thee.
CONSORTABLE, a. Suitable.
CONSORTED, pp. United in marriage.
CONSORTING, ppr. Uniting in company with; associating.
CONSORTION, n. Fellowship. Not used.