accusator

EnglishEdit

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EtymologyEdit

From literary French accusateur, from Latin accūsātōrem, accusative singular of accūsātor (accuser).[1]

NounEdit

accusator (plural accusators)

  1. (archaic) A male accuser;[1]

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ReferencesEdit

  1. 1.0 1.1 The Oxford English Dictionary (2007)

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From accūsō (blame, accuse), from ad (to, towards, at) + causa (cause, reason, account, lawsuit).

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NounEdit

accūsātor m (genitive accūsātōris); third declension

  1. accuser, plaintiff
  2. denouncer, informer

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative accūsātor accūsātōrēs
genitive accūsātōris accūsātōrum
dative accūsātōrī accūsātōribus
accusative accūsātōrem accūsātōrēs
ablative accūsātōre accūsātōribus
vocative accūsātor accūsātōrēs

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Last modified on 26 August 2013, at 16:31