contradictor

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin contradictor

Noun[edit]

contradictor (plural contradictors)

  1. Alternative form of contradicter.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From contrādīcō (I speak against; contradict), from contrā (against) + dīcō (I say, speak).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

contrādictor m (genitive contrādictōris); third declension

  1. Someone who replies or objects; opponent.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative contrādictor contrādictōrēs
genitive contrādictōris contrādictōrum
dative contrādictōrī contrādictōribus
accusative contrādictōrem contrādictōrēs
ablative contrādictōre contrādictōribus
vocative contrādictor contrādictōrēs

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References[edit]

  • contradictor in Charlton T. Lewis & Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879