comte

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French comte. Doublet of count.

Noun[edit]

comte (plural comtes)

  1. A French count.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old Provençal comte, from Latin comes, comitem.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

comte m (plural comtes, feminine comtessa)

  1. count, earl

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French[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Old French comte, conte, from Latin comitem, accusative of comes.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

comte m (plural comtes, feminine comtesse)

  1. count, earl

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Old French[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin comitem, accusative singular of comes (the nominative singular cuens or cons is from the Latin nominative comes).

Noun[edit]

comte m (oblique plural comtes, nominative singular cuens, nominative plural comte)

  1. count; earl

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Descendants[edit]


Old Provençal[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin comes, comitem.

Noun[edit]

comte m (oblique plural comtes, nominative singular comtes, nominative plural comte)

  1. count (nobleman)

Descendants[edit]