What does Comrade mean?

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ˈkɒm ræd, -rɪdCom·rade

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. companion, comrade, fellow, familiar, associatenoun

    a friend who is frequently in the company of another

    "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms"

  2. Comradenoun

    a fellow member of the Communist Party

  3. brother, comradenoun

    used as a term of address for those male persons engaged in the same movement

    "Greetings, comrade!"


  1. comradenoun

    A mate, companion, or associate.

  2. comradenoun

    A companion in battle, fellow soldier.

  3. comradenoun

    A fellow socialist or Communist.

  4. comradenoun

    (As a title replacing "Mr", "Mrs", "Miss", "Ms" etc in leftwing circles) Comrade Lenin

    Hello comrade, are you going to the CPC meeting?

  5. Etymology: From late comered, from camerade, from camerata, from *, from camara, camera; see chamber. Compare camaraderie.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Comradenoun

    a mate, companion, or associate

  2. Etymology: [Sp. camarada, fr. L. camara, a chamber; hence, a chamber-fellowship, and then a chamber-fellow: cf. F. camarade. Cf. Chamber.]


  1. Comrade

    Comrade means "friend", "colleague", or "ally". The word comes from French camarade and this French word has it roots in the Spanish term camarada. The term is frequently used by left-wing organizations around the globe. "Comrade" has often become a stock phrase and form of address. This word has its regional equivalents available in many languages.

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Comrade

    kom′rād, n. a close companion: an intimate associate—ns. Com′radery; Com′radeship. [Sp. camarada, a roomful, a chamber-mate—L. camera, a chamber.]

Dictionary of Nautical Terms

  1. comrade

    A barrack term for a fellow-soldier, serving in the same company.

Military Dictionary and Gazetteer

  1. comrade

    A soldier who acts as the friend of another soldier, rendering him friendly services, etc. Each soldier generally has one special friend who is recognized as his comrade. The term comrade is also extended so as to include all the members of a particular corps, branch of the service, or the army generally.

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  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of Comrade in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of Comrade in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Examples of Comrade in a Sentence

  1. Annie Besant:

    Never forget that life can only be nobly inspired and rightly lived if you take it bravely and gallantly, as a splendid adventure in which you are setting out into an unknown country, to meet many a joy, to find many a comrade, to win and lose many a battle.

  2. Kim Jong:

    General Secretary comrade Xi Jinping has shown us touching and familial support and concern.

  3. Rodrigo Londono:

    A common question is :' Comrade, will the same that happened to Patriotic Union happen to us ?' That is the fear.

  4. Sami Ghadban:

    Comrade Walid is still a regular.

  5. Anna Louise Strong:

    To fall in love is easy, even to remain in it is not difficult; our human loneliness is cause enough. But it is a hard quest worth making to find a comrade through whose steady presence one becomes steadily the person one desires to be.

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