persecutor

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NounEdit

persecutor (plural persecutors)

  1. A person or thing that persecutes or harasses.

LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

From persequor, persecutus.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

persecūtor m (genitive persecūtōris); third declension

  1. pursuer
  2. (Ecclesiastical Latin) persecutor of Christians

DeclensionEdit

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative persecūtor persecūtōrēs
Genitive persecūtōris persecūtōrum
Dative persecūtōrī persecūtōribus
Accusative persecūtōrem persecūtōrēs
Ablative persecūtōre persecūtōribus
Vocative persecūtor persecūtōrēs

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EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Ecclesiastical Latin persecutor, from Latin persequor, persecutus.

NounEdit

persecutor m (plural persecutores)

  1. persecutor