creator

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

From Middle English creatour, from Old French creator, creatur, creatour, from Latin creātor, agent noun from perfect passive participle creātus (created), from verb creō (I create) + agent suffix -or.

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creator (plural creators, feminine creatress or creatrix)

  1. Something or someone which creates or makes something.
    Kenneth E. Iverson was the creator of APL.
  2. (religion) The deity that created the world.

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  • Usually capitalized as Creator when referring to a specific deity.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From creō (I create, make) + -ātor.

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Noun[edit]

creātor m (genitive creātōris); third declension

  1. a creator, author, founder
  2. a person who elects or appoints to an office
  3. the creator of the world; God

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative creātor creātōrēs
Genitive creātōris creātōrum
Dative creātōrī creātōribus
Accusative creātōrem creātōrēs
Ablative creātōre creātōribus
Vocative creātor creātōrēs

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Verb[edit]

creātor

  1. second-person singular future passive imperative of creō
  2. third-person singular future passive imperative of creō

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Old French[edit]

Noun[edit]

creator m (oblique plural creators, nominative singular creators, nominative plural creator)

  1. Alternative form of creatur