What does comrade mean?

Definitions for comradeˈkɒm ræd, -rɪd

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word comrade.

Princeton's WordNet

  1. companion, comrade, fellow, familiar, associate(noun)

    a friend who is frequently in the company of another

    "drinking companions"; "comrades in arms"

  2. Comrade(noun)

    a fellow member of the Communist Party

  3. brother, comrade(noun)

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

    "Greetings, comrade!"


  1. comrade(Noun)

    A mate, companion, or associate.

  2. comrade(Noun)

    A companion in battle, fellow soldier.

  3. comrade(Noun)

    A fellow socialist or Communist.

  4. comrade(Noun)

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

    Hello comrade, are you going to the CPC meeting?

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

Webster Dictionary

  1. Comrade(noun)

    a mate, companion, or associate

  2. Origin: [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.]


  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

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Sami Ghadban:

    Comrade Walid is still a regular.

  2. Taban Deng Gai:

    Something is wrong with comrade Riek.

  3. Jerry Lewis:

    Age is a wonderful, marvelous comrade when you get to it and you have to respect it.

  4. Nicky Newton-King:

    Comrade Malema, thanks for making the effort to come. South Africa has taken notice.

  5. Rodrigo Londono:

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

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