: of, belonging to, or befitting a count or earl

Word History


Medieval Latin comitalis, from comit-, comes count (from Latin, companion, overseer, official) + -alis -al

First Known Use

1942, in the meaning defined above

Time Traveler
The first known use of comital was in 1942

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“Comital.” Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, Accessed 7 Dec. 2023.

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