From Old French comandeor, from comander. See command.
Commander Sentence Examples
But a commander in chief, especially at a difficult moment, has always before him not one proposal but dozens simultaneously.
You with the psycho commander today?
The commander was slumped over a workstation, out cold.
Commander of the third company wanted by the general!... commander to the general... third company to the commander.
With the former Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces and the Special Assistant to the VP, not to mention the biofields, electromagnetic fields, and other beefed security measures, the compound at the top of the mountain was a fortress commanded by the President's own right-hand man.