administrator

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin administrātor (literally he that is near to attend).

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  • (UK) IPA(key): /ədˈmɪnɪstɹeɪtə/
  • (US) IPA(key): /ədˈmɪnɪstɹeɪtɚ/
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Noun[edit]

administrator (plural administrators)

  1. One who administers affairs; one who directs, manages, executes, or dispenses, whether in civil, judicial, political, or ecclesiastical affairs; a manager
  2. (law) A person who manages or settles the estate of an intestate, or of a testator when there is no competent executor; one to whom the right of administration has been committed by competent authority
  3. (computing) One who is responsible for software installation, management, information and maintenance of a computer or network

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Dutch[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin administrātor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˌɑt.mi.niˈstraː.tɔr/, /ˌɑt.mi.nɪsˈtraː.tɔr/
  • Hyphenation: ad‧mi‧nis‧tra‧tor
  • Rhymes: -aːtɔr

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administrator m (plural administratoren)

  1. administrator, manager (person in an administrative capacity)
  2. (Roman Catholicism) ecclesiastical administrator, a steward of a bishop

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Indonesian[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Dutch administrator (administrator), from Latin administrator (administrator).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /at̚minɪstratɔr/
  • Hyphenation: ad‧mi‧nis‧tra‧tor

Noun[edit]

administrator (plural, first-person possessive administratorku, second-person possessive administratormu, third-person possessive administratornya)

  1. administrator.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From administrō (attend upon, assist), from ad- (to) +‎ ministrō (attend, manage).

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administrātor m (genitive administrātōris); third declension

  1. manager, conductor, administrator

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Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative administrātor administrātōrēs
Genitive administrātōris administrātōrum
Dative administrātōrī administrātōribus
Accusative administrātōrem administrātōrēs
Ablative administrātōre administrātōribus
Vocative administrātor administrātōrēs

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Latvian[edit]

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administrator m

  1. vocative singular form of administrators

Norwegian Bokmål[edit]

Noun[edit]

administrator m (definite singular administratoren, indefinite plural administratorer, definite plural administratorene)

  1. an administrator

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Norwegian Nynorsk[edit]

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administrator m (definite singular administratoren, indefinite plural administratorar, definite plural administratorane)

  1. an administrator

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Polish[edit]

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administrator m pers (feminine administratorka)

  1. administrator

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from French administrateur, Latin administrātor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ad.mi.nis.traˈtor/

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administrator m (plural administratori, feminine equivalent administratoare)

  1. administrator

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /adminǐstraːtor/
  • Hyphenation: ad‧mi‧ni‧stra‧tor

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adminìstrātor m (Cyrillic spelling админѝстра̄тор)

  1. administrator

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