Camerade
Camerade \Came"rade\, n. See {Comrade}. [Obs.] [1913 Webster]

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  • camerade — camerade, ado obs. forms of comrade …   Useful english dictionary

  • camarade — [ kamarad ] n. • 1587; « chambrée » av. 1571; esp. camarada « chambrée »; lat. camera « chambre » 1 ♦ Personne qui, en partageant les mêmes activités, les mêmes habitudes qu une autre, contracte avec elle des liens de familiarité. ⇒ compagnon,… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • camarade — (ka ma ra d ) s. m. 1°   Nom que se donnent entre eux les militaires. Des camarades de régiment. •   En avant ! partons, camarades, L arme au bras, le fusil chargé, BÉRANG. Vieux cap.. 2°   Par extension, substantif des deux genres, celui, celle… …   Dictionnaire de la Langue Française d'Émile Littré

  • comrade — noun (among men) a colleague or a fellow member of an organization. ↘(also comrade in arms) a fellow soldier or serviceman. ↘a fellow socialist or communist. Derivatives comradely adjective comradeship noun Origin C16 (orig. also camerade): from… …   English new terms dictionary

  • comrade — n. 1 a (usu. of males) a workmate, friend, or companion. b (also comrade in arms) a fellow soldier etc. 2 Polit. a fellow socialist or communist (often as a form of address). Derivatives: comradely adj. comradeship n. Etymology: earlier cama… …   Useful english dictionary

  • Comrade — n. 1 a (usu. of males) a workmate, friend, or companion. b (also comrade in arms) a fellow soldier etc. 2 Polit. a fellow socialist or communist (often as a form of address). Derivatives: comradely adj. comradeship n. Etymology: earlier cama… …   Useful english dictionary

  • КАМРАД — (нем. Kamerad). Товарищ. Словарь иностранных слов, вошедших в состав русского языка. Чудинов А.Н., 1910. КАМРАД [нем. Kamerad товарищ < исп. camarada кубрик в казарме; товарищ по кубрику] устар. товарищ, сотоварищ, сослуживец, собрат, однокашник …   Словарь иностранных слов русского языка

  • comrade — [16] Etymologically, one’s comrade is someone with whom one shares a room. The word came via French camerade from Spanish camarada ‘room sharer’, a derivative of camara ‘room’, from Latin camera. Cameraderie is a 19th century borrowing from… …   The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • Kamerad — Sm std. (16. Jh.) Entlehnung. Entlehnt aus frz. camerade, dieses aus it. camerata m./f. Gefährte, Kammergemeinschaft , zu it. camera Kammer , aus l. camera Gewölbe, gewölbte Decke, Wölbung , aus gr. kamára Gewölbe, gewölbte Kammer . Also eine… …   Etymologisches Wörterbuch der deutschen sprache

  • Kamerad — Kamerad: Zu it. camera, das wie dt. ↑ Kammer auf lat. camera »Gewölbe, gewölbte Decke eines Zimmers; Raum mit gewölbter Decke« zurückgeht, stellt sich als Kollektivbildung it. camerata »Kammergemeinschaft, Stubengenossenschaft; Genosse, Gefährte« …   Das Herkunftswörterbuch

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