a gathering or meeting, esp. of witches
Origin of covenMiddle English covin, a group of confederates, agreement, secret plan from Old French covin or Medieval Latin covina: both from Medieval Latin convenium from Vulgar Latin an unverified form convenium, an agreement from Classical Latin convenire: see convene
An assembly or community of witches who meet regularly.
Origin of covenPerhaps from Middle English covent assembly, convent ; see convent.