EnglishEdit

 
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EtymologyEdit

From French commandant.

PronunciationEdit

  • (US) IPA(key): /ˈkɒməndænt/, /kɒmənˈdænt/
  • (UK) IPA(key): /ˈkɒməndɑːnt/, /kɒmənˈdɑːnt/

NounEdit

commandant (plural commandants)

  1. A commanding officer, usually of a specific force or division.

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DutchEdit

EtymologyEdit

From French commandant.

PronunciationEdit

  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: com‧man‧dant

NounEdit

commandant m or f (plural commandanten, diminutive commandantje n)

  1. commander

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

Present participle of commander.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

commandant m (plural commandants)

  1. commander (function)
  2. major (rank)

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VerbEdit

commandant

  1. third-person plural present active subjunctive of commandō

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

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NounEdit

commandant m (plural commandants, feminine commandante)

  1. (Jersey) commanding officer