See also: Comté and comté

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French comte. Doublet of count.

NounEdit

comte (plural comtes)

  1. A French count.

AnagramsEdit


CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin comes, comitem. Compare Occitan comte, French comte.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

comte m (plural comtes, feminine comtessa)

  1. count, earl

Related termsEdit

ReferencesEdit

  • “comte” in Diccionari català-valencià-balear, Antoni Maria Alcover and Francesc de Borja Moll, 1962.

FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /kɔ̃t/
  • (file)

NounEdit

comte m (plural comtes, feminine comtesse)

  1. count, earl

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit

  • Turkish: kont

Further readingEdit


OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan comte, from Latin comitem, accusative of comes.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

comte m (plural comtes)

  1. (Languedoc, Limousin, Auvergne, Vivaro-alpine, Gascony) count

Derived termsEdit


Old FrenchEdit

Alternative formsEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

NounEdit

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

  1. count; earl

Related termsEdit

DescendantsEdit


Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin comes, comitem.

NounEdit

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

  1. count (nobleman)

DescendantsEdit