creditor

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From Anglo-Norman creditour, from Latin crēditor, from crēditum ‎(loan), from crēditus, perfect passive participle of crēdō ‎(lend)

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creditor ‎(plural creditors)

  1. (finance) A person to whom a debt is owed.
  2. One who gives credence to something; a believer.

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Etymology[edit]

From Latin crēditōr-, stem of crēditor.

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  • (Eastern Catalan) IPA(key): [kɾəðitó]
  • (Western Catalan) IPA(key): [kɾeðitóɾ]

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creditor m ‎(plural creditors, feminine creditora)

  1. creditor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From crēditum ‎(loan), from crēditus, perfect passive participle of crēdō ‎(lend)

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crēditor m ‎(genitive crēditōris); third declension

  1. creditor, lender

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Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative crēditor crēditōrēs
genitive crēditōris crēditōrum
dative crēditōrī crēditōribus
accusative crēditōrem crēditōrēs
ablative crēditōre crēditōribus
vocative crēditor crēditōrēs

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