It is synonymous with words such as compact and covenant, but in the 17th century it was designated as the official name for an agreement between church and state for the regulation of ecclesiastical affairs. A historic agreement was concluded in 1801 between Napoleon Bonaparte as the first consul and Pope Pius VII. It defined the status of the Roman Catholic Church in France and regulated relations between church and state. What do you mean for Concords? A. The word chords togither, in some particular accidents or qualities: as in a number, person, case, or sex.