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  • IPA(key): /ˈkɔ, [ˈkɔːmit̪o]
  • Hyphenation: cò‧mi‧to


From the Latin comitem, accusative form of comes.


comito m (plural comiti)

  1. (nautical) a galley boatswain, in charge of handling sails.
  2. (nautical) From the 13th century, a galley captain within the Republic of Venice.
  3. (nautical) From the 13th century, a harbourmaster, especially in Kingdom of Naples.

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còmito in – Vocabolario Treccani on line, Istituto dell'Enciclopedia Italiana


Etymology 1[edit]

From comes +‎ .



comitō (present infinitive comitāre, perfect active comitāvī, supine comitātum); first conjugation

  1. I accompany, attend, follow
   Conjugation of comitō (first conjugation)
indicative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present comitō comitās comitat comitāmus comitātis comitant
imperfect comitābam comitābās comitābat comitābāmus comitābātis comitābant
future comitābō comitābis comitābit comitābimus comitābitis comitābunt
perfect comitāvī comitāvistī comitāvit comitāvimus comitāvistis comitāvērunt, comitāvēre
pluperfect comitāveram comitāverās comitāverat comitāverāmus comitāverātis comitāverant
future perfect comitāverō comitāveris comitāverit comitāverimus comitāveritis comitāverint
passive present comitor comitāris, comitāre comitātur comitāmur comitāminī comitantur
imperfect comitābar comitābāris, comitābāre comitābātur comitābāmur comitābāminī comitābantur
future comitābor comitāberis, comitābere comitābitur comitābimur comitābiminī comitābuntur
perfect comitātus + present active indicative of sum
pluperfect comitātus + imperfect active indicative of sum
future perfect comitātus + future active indicative of sum
subjunctive singular plural
first second third first second third
active present comitem comitēs comitet comitēmus comitētis comitent
imperfect comitārem comitārēs comitāret comitārēmus comitārētis comitārent
perfect comitāverim comitāverīs comitāverit comitāverīmus comitāverītis comitāverint
pluperfect comitāvissem comitāvissēs comitāvisset comitāvissēmus comitāvissētis comitāvissent
passive present comiter comitēris, comitēre comitētur comitēmur comitēminī comitentur
imperfect comitārer comitārēris, comitārēre comitārētur comitārēmur comitārēminī comitārentur
perfect comitātus + present active subjunctive of sum
pluperfect comitātus + imperfect active subjunctive of sum
imperative singular plural
first second third first second third
active present comitā comitāte
future comitātō comitātō comitātōte comitantō
passive present comitāre comitāminī
future comitātor comitātor comitantor
non-finite forms active passive
present perfect future present perfect future
infinitives comitāre comitāvisse comitātūrum esse comitārī comitātum esse comitātum īrī
participles comitāns comitātūrus comitātus comitandus
verbal nouns gerund supine
genitive dative accusative ablative accusative ablative
comitandī comitandō comitandum comitandō comitātum comitātū
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Etymology 2[edit]




  1. second-person singular future active imperative of cōmō
  2. third-person singular future active imperative of cōmō


  • comito in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • comito in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • comito in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette