comté

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See also: comte and Comte

French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Middle French comté, conté, from Old French conté, from Latin comitātus. Respelled comté with a medial m in Middle French to more closely match the original Latin spelling.

Noun[edit]

comté m (plural comtés)

  1. county
  2. (Canada) riding

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Middle French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French conté.

Noun[edit]

comté f (plural comtés)

  1. county

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