educator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin ēducātor; synchronically analyzable as educate +‎ -or.

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

educator (plural educators)

  1. A person distinguished for his/her educational work, a teacher.
    • 2014 January 1, Claire Kramsch, “Language and Culture”, in AILA Review[1], volume 27, number 5, John Benjamins, DOI:10.1075/aila.27.02kra, ISSN 1461-0213, page 30:
      This paper surveys the research methods and approaches used in the multidisciplinary field of applied language studies or language education over the last fourty[sic] years. Drawing on insights gained in psycho- and sociolinguistics, educational linguistics and linguistic anthropology with regard to language and culture, it is organized around five major questions that concern language educators.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From ēducō (bring up, rear, educate, train, or produce) +‎ -tor (agent suffix)

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ēducātor m (genitive ēducātōris, feminine ēducātrīx); third declension

  1. educator, tutor
  2. foster father

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative ēducātor ēducātōrēs
Genitive ēducātōris ēducātōrum
Dative ēducātōrī ēducātōribus
Accusative ēducātōrem ēducātōrēs
Ablative ēducātōre ēducātōribus
Vocative ēducātor ēducātōrēs

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Descendants[edit]

  • Catalan: educador
  • Galician: educador
  • Italian: educatore
  • Portuguese: educador
  • Spanish: educador

Verb[edit]

ēducātor

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

References[edit]

  • educator in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short, A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press, 1879
  • educator in Charlton T. Lewis, An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers, 1891
  • educator in Gaffiot, Félix, Dictionnaire illustré Latin-Français, Hachette, 1934

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French éducateur, from Latin ēducātor.

Noun[edit]

educator m (plural educatori, feminine equivalent educatoare)

  1. educator

Declension[edit]