malefactor

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Latin malefactor, from male (evilly) + factus (made or done), past participle of facio (I make or do).

Noun[edit]

malefactor (plural malefactors)

  1. A criminal or felon.
  2. An evildoer.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From male (evilly) + factus (made or done), past participle of facio (I make or do).

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Noun[edit]

malefactor m (genitive malefactōris); third declension

  1. wrongdoer, evildoer, malefactor

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative malefactor malefactōrēs
genitive malefactōris malefactōrum
dative malefactōrī malefactōribus
accusative malefactōrem malefactōrēs
ablative malefactōre malefactōribus
vocative malefactor malefactōrēs