inventor

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Borrowed from Latin inventor.

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inventor (plural inventors)

  1. one who invents, either as a hobby or as an occupation

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Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin inventor, inventōrem.

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Adjective[edit]

inventor (feminine inventora, masculine plural inventors, feminine plural inventores)

  1. inventive

Noun[edit]

inventor m (plural inventors, feminine inventora)

  1. inventor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From inveniō +‎ -tor.

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inventor m (genitive inventōris); third declension

  1. contriver, author, discoverer, inventor

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Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative inventor inventōrēs
Genitive inventōris inventōrum
Dative inventōrī inventōribus
Accusative inventōrem inventōrēs
Ablative inventōre inventōribus
Vocative inventor inventōrēs

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin inventor, inventōrem.

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inventor m (plural inventores, feminine inventora, feminine plural inventoras)

  1. inventor (one who invents things)

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin inventor, inventōrem.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /imbenˈtoɾ/, [ĩmbẽn̪ˈt̪oɾ]

Noun[edit]

inventor m (plural inventores, feminine inventora, feminine plural inventoras)

  1. inventor (one who invents things)

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