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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Middle French compétiteur, from Latin competitor.

NounEdit

competitor (plural competitors)

  1. A person or organization against whom one is competing.
  2. A participant in a competition, especially in athletics.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From competō (strive after something together).

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NounEdit

competītor m (genitive competītōris); third declension

  1. A rival, competitor, adversary, opponent; plaintiff.

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative competītor competītōrēs
genitive competītōris competītōrum
dative competītōrī competītōribus
accusative competītōrem competītōrēs
ablative competītōre competītōribus
vocative competītor competītōrēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • competitor in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • competitor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “competitor”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • competitor” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • competitor in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • competitor in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin

RomanianEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from French compétiteur, Latin competitor.

NounEdit

competitor m (plural competitori)

  1. competitor

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