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From Latin senātor, ultimately from senex (old).

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senator (plural senators)

  1. A member, normally elected, in the house or chamber of a legislature called a senate. The legislatures of the United States and Canada have senators.
    • 2003, Olga Gardner Galvin, The Alphabet Challenge, Page 31
      It was disbanded when Derrick was only six, after that grouchy old ultra-Libertarian senator Timothy de Illy
  2. (historical) A position in government held in ancient Rome by experienced, elder officials as advisors or consultants for younger, less experienced functionaries.
  3. A member of the king's council.
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Burrill to this entry?)

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EtymologyEdit

From Latin senātor, ultimately from senex (old).

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  • (file)
  • Hyphenation: se‧na‧tor

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senator m (plural senatoren or senators, diminutive senatortje n)

  1. senator

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senator f (plural senatores)

  1. senator

LatinEdit

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From senātus (senate) +‎ -tor, originally from senex (old).

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senātor m (genitive senātōris); third declension

  1. senator, member of the Roman Senate

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Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative senātor senātōrēs
Genitive senātōris senātōrum
Dative senātōrī senātōribus
Accusative senātōrem senātōrēs
Ablative senātōre senātōribus
Vocative senātor senātōrēs

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Norwegian BokmålEdit

 
Norwegian Wikipedia has an article on:
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senator m (definite singular senatoren, indefinite plural senatorer, definite plural senatorene)

  1. (politics) a senator

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Norwegian NynorskEdit

 
Norwegian Nynorsk Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia nn

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senator m (definite singular senatoren, indefinite plural senatorar, definite plural senatorane)

  1. (politics) a senator

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Old FrenchEdit

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From Latin senātor.

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senator m (oblique plural senators, nominative singular senators, nominative plural senator)

  1. senator (in Ancient Rome)

PolishEdit

 
Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
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From Latin senator.

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senator m pers (feminine senatorka)

  1. senator (member in the house or chamber of a legislature called a senate)

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  • senator in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • senator in Polish dictionaries at PWN

RomanianEdit

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From French sénateur, Latin senātor.

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senator m (plural senatori)

  1. senator

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Serbo-CroatianEdit

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From sènāt.

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  • IPA(key): /sěnaːtor/
  • Hyphenation: se‧na‧tor

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sènātor m (Cyrillic spelling сѐна̄тор)

  1. senator

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  • senator” in Hrvatski jezični portal

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senator c

  1. a senator (member of a senate)

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Declension of senator 
Singular Plural
Indefinite Definite Indefinite Definite
Nominative senator senatorn senatorer senatorerna
Genitive senators senatorns senatorers senatorernas