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EtymologyEdit

colō (cultivate; worship, honor) +‎ -tor

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NounEdit

cultor m (genitive cultōris); third declension

  1. Someone who bestows care or labor upon something; cultivator, tiller, husbandman, planter, grower.
  2. An inhabitant, dweller.
  3. (figuratively) A fosterer, partisan, supporter, follower.
  4. (figuratively) A worshipper, reverencer, votary.

DeclensionEdit

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative cultor cultōrēs
genitive cultōris cultōrum
dative cultōrī cultōribus
accusative cultōrem cultōrēs
ablative cultōre cultōribus
vocative cultor cultōrēs

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ReferencesEdit

  • cultor in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • cultor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “cultor”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • cultor” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)

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NounEdit

cultor m (plural cultores, feminine cultora)

  1. grower, harvester