commendatore

noun

com·​men·​da·​to·​re
kəˌmendəˈtōrē,
(ˌ)käˌm-
plural -s
: a member of an Italian honorary order of chivalry who ranks next above an officer and next below a grand officer

Word History

Etymology

Italian, from Medieval Latin commendator

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“Commendatore.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/commendatore. Accessed 28 Jan. 2023.

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