COMMANDER MEANING IN ENGLISH

• Commander Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A chief; one who has supreme authority; a leader; the chief officer of an army, or of any division of it.
  2. (n.) A heavy beetle or wooden mallet, used in paving, in sail lofts, etc.
  3. (n.) The chief officer of a commandery.
  4. (n.) An officer who ranks next below a captain, -- ranking with a lieutenant colonel in the army.


Synonyms:
Commandant,

• Commanderies Definition & Synonyms

  1. (pl. ) of Commandery


• Commandery Definition & Synonyms

  1. (n.) A district or a manor with lands and tenements appertaining thereto, under the control of a member of an order of knights who was called a commander; -- called also a preceptory.
  2. (n.) The office or rank of a commander.
  3. (n.) A district under the administration of a military commander or governor.
  4. (n.) An assembly or lodge of Knights Templars (so called) among the Freemasons.


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