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Definition of Commando

Commando
Commando Com*man"do, n. [D. See Command, v. t.] In South Africa, a military body or command; also, sometimes, an expedition or raid; as, a commando of a hundred Boers. The war bands, called commandos, have played a great part in the . . . military history of the country. --James Bryce.

Meaning of Commando from wikipedia

- A commando (etymologically derives from Latin commandare, to command) is a combatant, or operative of an elite light infantry or special operations force...
- The Commando is an American action crime thriller film directed by Asif Akbar and starring Mickey Rourke and Michael Jai White. It was released on in the...
- 45 Commando Royal Marines (pronounced "four-five commando") is a battalion sized unit of the British Royal Marines and subordinate unit within 3 Commando...
- 42 Commando (42 Cdo) (pronounced as Four-Two Commando) is a subordinate unit within the Royal Marines 3 Commando Brigade. Based at Bickleigh Barracks...
- The Commandos, also known as the British Commandos, were formed during the Second World War in June 1940, following a request from the Prime Minister of...
- 40 Commando RM is a battalion-sized formation of the British Royal Marines and subordinate unit within 3 Commando Brigade, the prin****l Commando formation...
- No. 2 Commando was a battalion-sized British Commando unit of the British Army during the Second World War. The first No.2 Commando was formed on 22 June...
- The Commandos Marine are the Special Operation Forces (SOF) of the French Navy. The Commandos Marine are nicknamed BĂ©rets Verts (Green Berets). They operate...
- Commando is a 1985 American action film directed by Mark L. Lester and starring Arnold Schwarzenegger, Rae Dawn Chong, Alyssa Milano, Vernon Wells, Bill...
- A commando is an elite light infantry or special forces soldier, trained for quick raid operations. Commando is also an alternate term for military special...