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Komtur was a rank within the Teutonic Knights. The Komtur was the commander of commandry (Kommende or Komturei), a basic administrative division of the Monastic State of the Teutonic Knights. A Komtur commanded procurators. They had a convent of at least 12 brothers.[1]

Grosskomtur (Gro├čkomtur or Grand Commander) was one of the highest ranks within the Knights responsible for the administration of the Order. Grosskomtur and four other officers formed the council of the Grand Master.[1]

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