cultor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From colō (cultivate; worship, honor) +‎ -tor.

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Noun[edit]

cultor m (genitive cultōris); third declension

  1. Someone who bestows care or labor upon something; cultivator, tiller, husbandman, planter, grower.
  2. An inhabitant, dweller.
  3. (figuratively) A fosterer, partisan, supporter, follower.
  4. (figuratively) A worshipper, reverencer, votary.

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative cultor cultōrēs
genitive cultōris cultōrum
dative cultōrī cultōribus
accusative cultōrem cultōrēs
ablative cultōre cultōribus
vocative cultor cultōrēs

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References[edit]

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