navigator

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English[edit]

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Noun[edit]

navigator (plural navigators)

  1. A person who navigates, especially an officer with that responsibility on a ship or an aircrew member with that responsibility on an aircraft.
  2. A sea explorer.
  3. A device that navigates an aircraft, automobile or missile.
  4. (computing) A user interface that allows navigating through a structure of any kind.
    • 2012, Richard Wentk, iOS App Development Portable Genius (page 38)
      Although the window looks like a view of files and folders on disk, the “folders” that appear here are called groups; they don't exist on disk. They appear in the navigator because it's convenient to group related files together []
  5. (obsolete) A labourer on an engineering project such as a canal; a navvy.

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Etymology 1[edit]

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Noun[edit]

nāvigātor m (genitive nāvigātōris); third declension

  1. a sailor or mariner
Declension[edit]

Third-declension noun.

Case Singular Plural
Nominative nāvigātor nāvigātōrēs
Genitive nāvigātōris nāvigātōrum
Dative nāvigātōrī nāvigātōribus
Accusative nāvigātōrem nāvigātōrēs
Ablative nāvigātōre nāvigātōribus
Vocative nāvigātor nāvigātōrēs
Descendants[edit]
  • Italian: navigatore
  • Portuguese: navegador
  • Spanish: navegador

Etymology 2[edit]

Verb[edit]

nāvigātor

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

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Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French navigateur, Italian navigatore.

Noun[edit]

navigator m (plural navigatori)

  1. navigator
  2. (computing) browser

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