emptor

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Latin[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

ēmptor m (genitive ēmptōris); third declension

  1. buyer, purchaser
    Caveat emptor
    Let the buyer beware

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative ēmptor ēmptōrēs
genitive ēmptōris ēmptōrum
dative ēmptōrī ēmptōribus
accusative ēmptōrem ēmptōrēs
ablative ēmptōre ēmptōribus
vocative ēmptor ēmptōrēs

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • emptor in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • emptor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “emptor”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • emptor” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)