amator

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See also: amatör, amatőr, and amatør

Ladino[edit]

Noun[edit]

amator m (Latin spelling, Hebrew spelling אמאטור‎)

  1. amateur

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

amō (I love) +‎ -tor

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

amātor m (genitive amātōris, feminine amātrīx); third declension

  1. A lover (male).

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative amātor amātōrēs
Genitive amātōris amātōrum
Dative amātōrī amātōribus
Accusative amātōrem amātōrēs
Ablative amātōre amātōribus
Vocative amātor amātōrēs

Related terms[edit]

Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: amador
  • French: amateur (see there for further descendants)
  • Italian: amatore
  • Old French: ameor
  • Polish: amator
  • Portuguese: amador
  • Romanian: amator
  • Spanish: amador

Verb[edit]

amātor

  1. second/third-person singular future passive imperative of amō

References[edit]


Polish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin amātor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /aˈma.tɔr/
  • (file)
  • Rhymes: -atɔr
  • Syllabification: a‧ma‧tor

Noun[edit]

amator m pers (feminine amatorka)

  1. male aficionado, lover
    Synonyms: miłośnik, zapaleniec
  2. male amateur, dilettante, hobbyist
    Synonyms: dyletant, hobbysta, laik, profan
    Antonyms: profesjonalista, weteran, hobbysta, zawodowiec

Declension[edit]

Derived terms[edit]

nouns
adjective
adverb
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Further reading[edit]

  • amator in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • amator in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French amateur

Noun[edit]

amator m (plural amatori)

  1. amateur

Declension[edit]