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Borrowed from Anglo-Norman creditour, from Latin crēditor, from crēditum (loan), from crēditus, perfect passive participle of crēdō (lend)

NounEdit

creditor (plural creditors)

  1. (finance) A person to whom a debt is owed.
  2. One who gives credence to something; a believer.

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin crēditōr-, stem of crēditor.

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creditor m (plural creditors, feminine creditora)

  1. creditor

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From crēditum (loan), from crēditus, perfect passive participle of crēdō (lend)

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NounEdit

crēditor m (genitive crēditōris); third declension

  1. creditor, lender

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Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative crēditor crēditōrēs
Genitive crēditōris crēditōrum
Dative crēditōrī crēditōribus
Accusative crēditōrem crēditōrēs
Ablative crēditōre crēditōribus
Vocative crēditor crēditōrēs

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  • Catalan: creditor
  • English: creditor
  • French: créditeur

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