- Formerly, the land ruled by a count or a countess.
- An administrative region of various countries, including Canada, China, Croatia, France, the Republic of Ireland, Japan, New Zealand, Norway, Poland, Serbia and Montenegro and Sweden, the United Kingdom and the United States.
- A definitive geographic region, without direct administrative functions, as in traditional county.
- French: comté (of the UK, the US and Canada)
- German: Landkreis(de)m
- Italian: contea(it)f
- Spanish: condado(es)m
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