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Commendatore

Line breaks: Com|men|da¦tore
Pronunciation: /kɒˌmɛndəˈtɔːreɪ/

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Definition of Commendatore in English:

noun (plural Commendatori /-ri/)

A knight of an Italian order of chivalry.

Origin

Italian, from Latin commendator, based on commendare 'entrust'.

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