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English

From Middle English comen, cumen, from Old English coman, cuman (to come, go, happen), from Proto-Germanic *kwemaną (to come), from Proto-Indo-European *gʷem- (to step).

Italian

From Vulgar Latin *quōmo (from Latin quōmodo) + et. Cognate to French comme. See also Spanish como/cómo and Catalan com.