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EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French comte. Doublet of count.

NounEdit

comte (plural comtes)

  1. a French count

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Occitan comte, from Latin comes, comitem.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

comte m (plural comtes, feminine comtessa)

  1. count, earl

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FrenchEdit

EtymologyEdit

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

PronunciationEdit

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  • IPA(key): /kɔ̃t/

NounEdit

comte m (plural comtes, feminine comtesse)

  1. count, earl

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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

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DescendantsEdit


Old OccitanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin comes, comitem.

NounEdit

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

  1. count (nobleman)

DescendantsEdit