genitor

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See also: genitôr

English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin genitor, from genitus, past participle of the verb gignō + agent noun suffix -or.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈdʒɛnɪtə(r)/

Noun[edit]

genitor (plural genitors)

  1. a biological parent (either male or female), or the direct cause of an offspring.
  2. a generator; an originatorSheldon
  3. (obsolete, in the plural) The genitals – Holland

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Ladin[edit]

Noun[edit]

genitor m (plural genitores)

  1. parent

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Proto-Indo-European *ǵénh₁tōr (parent).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

genitor m (genitive genitōris); third declension

  1. parent, father, sire

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative genitor genitōrēs
genitive genitōris genitōrum
dative genitōrī genitōribus
accusative genitōrem genitōrēs
ablative genitōre genitōribus
vocative genitor genitōrēs

Descendants[edit]


Portuguese[edit]

Noun[edit]

genitor m (plural genitores, feminine genitora, feminine plural genitoras)

  1. genitor (biological parent)