accentor

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Prunella montanella (top) and Prunella modularis (bottom), species of accentor (1)

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From Latin accentor (one who sings with another), from ad + cantor (singer), from canō (sing). Superficially accent +‎ -or.

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accentor (plural accentors)

  1. Any bird of the Eurasian genus Prunella, such as the dunnock.
  2. (obsolete) The ovenbird, Seiurus aurocapilla.
  3. (music, obsolete) One who sings the leading part; the director or leader.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ad + cantor (singer), from canō (sing).

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Noun[edit]

accentor m (genitive accentōris); third declension

  1. one who sings with another

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative accentor accentōrēs
Genitive accentōris accentōrum
Dative accentōrī accentōribus
Accusative accentōrem accentōrēs
Ablative accentōre accentōribus
Vocative accentor accentōrēs

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