intercessor

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English[edit]

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Etymology[edit]

Late 15th century, from Latin intercessor,[1] from Latin intercēdō, from inter (between) + cēdō (I go) (English cede), literally “go-between”.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /ˈɪntə(ɹ)ˌsɛsə(ɹ)/

Noun[edit]

intercessor (plural intercessors)

  1. A person who intercedes; a mediator; one who reconciles enemies, or pleads for another.
  2. A bishop who acts during a vacancy in a see.

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  1. ^ intercessor” in Douglas Harper, Online Etymology Dictionary, 2001–2019.

Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin intercessor.

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Noun[edit]

intercessor m (plural intercessors, feminine intercessora)

  1. intercessor (one who intercedes)

Adjective[edit]

intercessor (feminine intercessora, masculine plural intercessors, feminine plural intercessores)

  1. interceding (that intercedes)

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Latin[edit]

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Noun[edit]

intercessor m (genitive intercessōris, feminine intercestrīx); third declension

  1. mediator, intercessor

Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative intercessor intercessōrēs
Genitive intercessōris intercessōrum
Dative intercessōrī intercessōribus
Accusative intercessōrem intercessōrēs
Ablative intercessōre intercessōribus
Vocative intercessor intercessōrēs

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Portuguese[edit]

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Noun[edit]

intercessor m (plural intercessores, feminine intercessora, feminine plural intercessoras)

  1. intercessor (one who intercedes)