victor

See also: Victor and Víctor

EnglishEdit

EtymologyEdit

Borrowed from Latin victor (a conqueror).

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NounEdit

victor (plural victors)

  1. The winner in a fight or contest.
    • 2011 October 23, Phil McNulty, “Man Utd 1 - 6 Man City”, BBC Sport:
      City were also the victors on that occasion 56 years ago, winning 5-0, but this visit was portrayed as a measure of their progress against the 19-time champions.
  2. The letter V in the ICAO spelling alphabet.

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LatinEdit

EtymologyEdit

Consists of vic- +‎ -tor. Latin vic- is the root of vincō, vincere (to conquer). The female form is victrix.

PronunciationEdit

NounEdit

victor m (genitive victōris); third declension

  1. conqueror, vanquisher, victor

InflectionEdit

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative victor victōrēs
genitive victōris victōrum
dative victōrī victōribus
accusative victōrem victōrēs
ablative victōre victōribus
vocative victor victōrēs

AdjectiveEdit

victor m, f, n (genitive victoris); third declension

  1. triumphant, conquering

InflectionEdit

Third declension, neuter nominative singular like masculine/feminine.

Number Singular Plural
Case \ Gender Masc./Fem. Neuter Masc./Fem. Neuter
nominative victor victor victorēs victoria
genitive victoris victoris victorium victorium
dative victorī victorī victoribus victoribus
accusative victorem victor victorēs victoria
ablative victorī victorī victoribus victoribus
vocative victor victor victorēs victoria
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