Sunday, August 05, 2012
Definitions for compeer
- Close friend; comrade.
- An equal in rank, ability, accomplishment, etc.; peer; colleague.
- Archaic. To be the equal of; match.
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Citations for compeer
Whoever eats them outlasts heaven and earth, and is the compeer of sun and moon.
Aren't you pleased with him, and didn't he arrange things well, eh, my good compeer Lenet?
Origin of compeer
Compeer comes from the Latin word parem which meant "equal." The prefix com- means "with, together or in association."