commis

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

French

Noun[edit]

commis (plural commis)

  1. (obsolete) A deputy or clerk of a foreign official
  2. (chiefly in combination) An assistant to a chef

Anagrams[edit]


French[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /kɔ.mi/
  • (file)

Adjective[edit]

commis (feminine singular commise, masculine plural commis, feminine plural commises)

  1. commercial

Noun[edit]

commis m (plural commis, feminine commise)

  1. clerk
  2. shop assistant; salesclerk

Related terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

commis

  1. first-person singular past historic of commettre
  2. second-person singular past historic of commettre

Participle[edit]

commis m (feminine singular commise, masculine plural commis, feminine plural commises)

  1. past participle of commettre

Participle[edit]

commis

  1. masculine plural of the past participle of commettre

Further reading[edit]


Latin[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Ancient Greek κόμμι (kómmi).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

commis f (genitive commis or commeos); third declension

  1. Alternative form of cummis (gum)

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun (i-stem, accusative singular in -im, ablative singular in ).

Case Singular Plural
Nominative commis commēs
Genitive commis
commeos
commium
Dative commī commibus
Accusative commim commēs
commīs
Ablative commī commibus
Vocative commis commēs

References[edit]

  • gummi in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cummi in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette