instructor

EnglishEdit

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NounEdit

instructor (plural instructors)

  1. One who instructs; a teacher

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From īnstruō (build, construct; arrange).

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

īnstructor m (genitive īnstructōris); third declension

  1. Someone who arranges something; preparer.

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative īnstructor īnstructōrēs
genitive īnstructōris īnstructōrum
dative īnstructōrī īnstructōribus
accusative īnstructōrem īnstructōrēs
ablative īnstructōre īnstructōribus
vocative īnstructor īnstructōrēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • instructor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879

PortugueseEdit

NounEdit

instructor m (plural instructores, feminine instructora, feminine plural instructoras)

  1. Superseded spelling of instrutor (used in Portugal until September 1911 and died out in Brazil during the 1920s).

SpanishEdit

NounEdit

instructor m (plural instructores, feminine instructora)

  1. instructor, teacher

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Last modified on 17 April 2014, at 12:54