encantador

CatalanEdit

EtymologyEdit

encantar +‎ -dor

AdjectiveEdit

encantador (feminine encantadora, masculine plural encantadors, feminine plural encantadores)

  1. charming

Derived termsEdit

NounEdit

encantador m (plural encantadors, feminine encantadora)

  1. enchanter, spellcaster

Further readingEdit


Old SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Latin incantātōrem, singular accusative of incantātor (enchanter, soothsayer), from incantō (I enchant).

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): [ẽŋ.kãn.taˈdoɾ]

NounEdit

encantador m (plural encantadores)

  1. enchanter, sorcerer
    • c. 1200, Almerich, Fazienda de Ultramar, f. 49r.
      Sant peẏdro fo ṕdicar en roma. e por occaſió de ſimó magus el encantador. nero el enp̲ador fizolo meter en .+. dela cabeça aẏuſo e delos pies aſuſo.
      Saint Peter went to Rome to preach, and because of Simon Magus the sorcerer Nero the emperor had him put on a cross with his head down and his feet up.

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DescendantsEdit

  • Spanish: encantador

PortugueseEdit

EtymologyEdit

From encantar +‎ -dor.

AdjectiveEdit

encantador m (feminine singular encantadora, masculine plural encantadores, feminine plural encantadoras, comparable)

  1. charming (pleasant; charismatic; beautiful)

Further readingEdit

  • encantador” in Dicionário Priberam da Língua Portuguesa.

SpanishEdit

EtymologyEdit

From Old Spanish encantador. Analyzable as encantar (to enchant) +‎ -ador.

PronunciationEdit

  • IPA(key): /enkantaˈdoɾ/, [ẽŋ.kãn̪.t̪aˈð̞oɾ]

AdjectiveEdit

encantador (feminine encantadora, masculine plural encantadores, feminine plural encantadoras)

  1. charming, captivating, enchanting, lovely
    Juan es un hombre encantador. Tienes suerte de tenerlo.
    John is a lovely man. You're lucky to have him.
  2. delightful, lovely
    Fue una noche encantadora.It was a delightful evening.
  3. winsome

NounEdit

encantador m (plural encantadores, feminine encantadora, feminine plural encantadoras)

  1. charmer

Related termsEdit

Further readingEdit