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See also: Comes, comés, and comès

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EnglishEdit

Etymology 1Edit

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kʌmz/
  • (file)

VerbEdit

comes

  1. Third-person singular simple present indicative form of come

Etymology 2Edit

Borrowed from Latin comes (a companion). Doublet of count.

NounEdit

comes

  1. (music) The answer to the theme, or dux, in a fugue.

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for comes in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)

AnagramsEdit


AsturianEdit

CatalanEdit

NounEdit

comes

  1. plural of coma

GalicianEdit

LadinEdit

NounEdit

comes

  1. plural of coma

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From com- + the stem of .

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

comes m or f (genitive comitis); third declension

  1. a companion, comrade, partner
  2. an attendant, a servant
  3. (Medieval Latin) a count, an earl
    Coordinate term: comitissa
    • 1678, du Cange, Glossarium mediæ et infimæ latinitatis, page 422b:
      Quapropter in illa parte Saxoniæ Trutmannum virum illustrem ibidem Comitem ordinavimus, ut resideat in curte ad campos, in mallo publico, ad universorum causas audiendas, vel recta judicia terminanda : iisque advocatum omnium Presbyterorum in tota Saxonia fideliter agat, superque Vicarios et Scabinos quos sub se habet, diligenter inquirat, et animadvertat ut officia sua sedulo peragant : tandem idem Comes omnia sua sibi singulariter a nobis præscripta toto conatu ac viribus perficiat, etc.

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative comes comitēs
Genitive comitis comitum
Dative comitī comitibus
Accusative comitem comitēs
Ablative comite comitibus
Vocative comes comitēs

Derived termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • comes in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • comes in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • comes in Charles du Fresne du Cange’s Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (augmented edition, 1883–1887)
  • comes in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette
  • comes in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • comes in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

PortugueseEdit

PronunciationEdit

  • Hyphenation: co‧mes

VerbEdit

comes

  1. Second-person singular (tu) present indicative of comer

SpanishEdit

PronunciationEdit

VerbEdit

comes

  1. Informal second-person singular () present indicative form of comer.