compte

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin computus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

compte m ‎(plural comptes)

  1. account
  2. care

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin computus.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

compte m ‎(plural comptes)

  1. an account
  2. a count (ie. the action of counting)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

compte

  1. first-person singular present indicative of compter
  2. third-person singular present indicative of compter
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of compter
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of compter
  5. second-person singular imperative of compter

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Latin[edit]

Adjective[edit]

compte

  1. vocative masculine singular of comptus

Middle French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

Old French conte, with the mp added back to reflect the Latin computus.

Noun[edit]

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. account (financial)
  2. tale; story

Etymology 2[edit]

Old French comte, with the p added under the influence of etymology 1. No p in the Latin etymon comes, comitem.

Noun[edit]

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. Alternative form of conte (nobleman)

Norman[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from French compte, from Latin computus.

Noun[edit]

compte m ‎(plural comptes)

  1. (Jersey) account