compte

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin computus. Compare French compte.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. count (act of counting or tallying something)
  2. count (a quantity counted)
  3. care (close attention)
    Synonyms: cura, atenció
    caldrà anar amb compteyou have to be careful
  4. (finance, computing) account
    compte de usuariuser account
  5. bill, invoice

Derived terms[edit]

Related terms[edit]

Interjection[edit]

compte

  1. watch out!, be careful!

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French compte, from Old French conte (with ⟨mp⟩ added back to reflect Latin computus). Cf. also the form conte.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. account (bank or user account)
  2. count (the action of counting)

Derived terms[edit]

Verb[edit]

compte

  1. inflection of compter:
    1. first/third-person singular present indicative/subjunctive
    2. second-person singular imperative

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Latin[edit]

Participle[edit]

cōmpte

  1. vocative masculine singular of cōmptus

References[edit]


Middle French[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From 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]

From 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]

Borrowed from French compte, from Latin computus.

Noun[edit]

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. (Jersey) account