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EtymologyEdit

From Latin computus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. count (act of counting or tallying something)
  2. count (a quantity counted)
  3. care (close attention)
    Synonym: cura
  4. account (sum of money deposited at a bank)
  5. bill, invoice

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Related termsEdit

InterjectionEdit

compte

  1. watch out!, be careful!

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. an account
  2. a count (ie. the action of counting)

Derived termsEdit

VerbEdit

compte

  1. first-person singular present indicative of compter
  2. third-person singular present indicative of compter
  3. first-person singular present subjunctive of compter
  4. third-person singular present subjunctive of compter
  5. second-person singular imperative of compter

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LatinEdit

ParticipleEdit

cōmpte

  1. vocative masculine singular of cōmptus

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Middle FrenchEdit

Etymology 1Edit

From Old French conte, with the mp added back to reflect the Latin computus.

NounEdit

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. account (financial)
  2. tale; story

Etymology 2Edit

From Old French comte, with the p added under the influence of etymology 1. No p in the Latin etymon comes, comitem.

NounEdit

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. Alternative form of conte (nobleman)

NormanEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French compte, from Latin computus.

NounEdit

compte m (plural comptes)

  1. (Jersey) account