elector

See also: Elector

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin elector[1].

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NounEdit

elector (plural electors)

  1. A person eligible to vote in an election.
    • 1791, Thomas Paine, Rights of Man:
      The constitution of France says, That every man who pays a tax of sixty sous per annum (2s. and 6d. English), is an elector.
  2. An official serving in an electoral college or similar assembly.
  3. (historical) In the Holy Roman Empire, one of the princes entitled to choose the emperor.

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ReferencesEdit

  1. ^ elector” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2020.

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CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin elector.

NounEdit

elector m (plural electors, feminine electora)

  1. voter, elector

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SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Late Latin elector, electoris, from Latin elegere.

NounEdit

elector m (plural electores, feminine electora, feminine plural electoras)

  1. voter, elector

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