comandar

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Borrowed from Vulgar Latin *commandō, *commandāre[1], from Classical Latin commendō, itself from the verb mandō (I order, I command).

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comandar (first-person singular present comando, past participle comandat)

  1. To command

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Borrowed from French commander[1], from Vulgar Latin *commandō, *commandāre, from Classical Latin commendō, itself from the verb mandō (I order, I command). Doublet of encomendar.

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comandar (first-person singular present indicative comando, past participle comandado)

  1. (transitive with a subordinate clause) to command; to order (to give a direct order)
    O general comandou que suas tropas exterminassem os civis.
    The general commanded his troops to exterminate the civilians.
  2. (transitive) to command; to lead; to head; to lead (to be in charge of)
    O rei comanda seu reino com excelência.
    The king commands his kingdom with excellence.
    João comandava um batalhão da aeronática.
    John used to command an airforce batallion.

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Italian comandare[1], from Vulgar Latin *commandō, *commandāre, from Classical Latin commendō, itself from the verb mandō (I order, I command). Doublet of encomendar.

Verb[edit]

comandar (first-person singular present comando, first-person singular preterite comandé, past participle comandado)

  1. to lead

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Vulgar Latin *commāndare (compare Italian comandare), from Latin commendāre, present active infinitive of commendō, from com- + mandō.

Verb[edit]

comandar

  1. (transitive) to command, order
  2. (transitive) to control, operate

Conjugation[edit]

  • Venetian conjugation varies from one region to another. Hence, the following conjugation should be considered as typical, not as exhaustive.

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