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From pīnsō (pound, beat).


pistor m (genitive pistōris); third declension

  1. miller (person who grinds corn)
  2. baker


Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative pistor pistōrēs
genitive pistōris pistōrum
dative pistōrī pistōribus
accusative pistōrem pistōrēs
ablative pistōre pistōribus
vocative pistor pistōrēs

Derived terms[edit]


  • pistor in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • pistor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “pistor”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • pistor in Gaffiot, Félix (1934) Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français [Illustrated Latin-French Dictionary], Hachette
  • pistor in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • pistor in William Smith, editor (1848) A Dictionary of Greek Biography and Mythology, London: John Murray
  • pistor in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin