See also: comte and Comte

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kɔ̃.te/
  • (file)

NounEdit

comté m (plural comtés)

  1. county
  2. (Canada) riding
  3. comté cheese

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit


Middle FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old French conté.

NounEdit

comté f (plural comtés)

  1. county

DescendantsEdit

  • French: comté