gratulate (v.)
greet, welcome, salute
E3 I.ii.87 [Montague to Countess] descend, and gratulate his highness
R3 IV.i.10 [Anne to Queen Elizabeth, of her purpose] To gratulate the gentle princes
Tim I.ii.123 [Cupid to Timon] The five best senses ... come freely / To gratulate thy plenteous bosom
Tit I.i.224 [Tribunes to and of Titus] To ... gratulate his safe return to Rome