oratrix

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Latin

NounEdit

oratrix (plural oratrixes or oratrices)

  1. (obsolete) A female plaintiff, or complainant, in equity pleading.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Burrill to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.
(See the entry for oratrix in
Webster’s Revised Unabridged Dictionary, G. & C. Merriam, 1913.)


LatinEdit

NounEdit

ōrātrīx f (genitive ōrātrīcis); third declension

  1. A female orator, a female speaker

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ōrātrīx ōrātrīcēs
Genitive ōrātrīcis ōrātrīcum
Dative ōrātrīcī ōrātrīcibus
Accusative ōrātrīcem ōrātrīcēs
Ablative ōrātrīce ōrātrīcibus
Vocative ōrātrīx ōrātrīcēs

DescendantsEdit

  • English: oratrix
  • French: oratrice
  • Italian: oratrice

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