creator

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Anglo-Norman creatour, from Old French creator, from Latin creātor, agent noun from perfect passive participle creātus (created), from verb creō (I create) + agent suffix -or.

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Noun[edit]

creator (plural creators)

  1. Something or someone which creates or makes something.
    Kenneth E. Iverson was the creator of APL.
  2. (religion) The deity that created the world.

Usage notes[edit]

  • Usually capitalized as Creator when referring to a specific deity.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From creō (I create, make) + -ātor.

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Noun[edit]

creātor m (genitive creātōris); third declension

  1. a creator, author, founder
  2. a person who elects or appoints to an office
  3. the creator of the world; God

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative creātor creātōrēs
genitive creātōris creātōrum
dative creātōrī creātōribus
accusative creātōrem creātōrēs
ablative creātōre creātōribus
vocative creātor creātōrēs

Derived terms[edit]

  • creātrīx

Related terms[edit]

  • creābilis
  • creāmen
  • creātiō
  • creātūra

Descendants[edit]

Verb[edit]

creātor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of creō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of creō

Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

creator m (oblique plural creators, nominative singular creators, nominative plural creator)

  1. Alternative form of creatur