profesor

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Asturian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin professor.

Noun[edit]

profesor m (plural profesores)

  1. teacher (person who teaches)

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Czech[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From Latin professor

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): [ˈprofɛsor]
  • Hyphenation: pro‧fe‧sor

Noun[edit]

profesor m anim (feminine profesorka)

  1. professor

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Further reading[edit]

  • profesor in Příruční slovník jazyka českého, 1935–1957
  • profesor in Slovník spisovného jazyka českého, 1960–1971, 1989

Galician[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

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  • Hyphenation: pro‧fe‧sor

Noun[edit]

profesor m (plural profesores, feminine profesora, feminine plural profesoras)

  1. teacher
  2. professor

Indonesian[edit]

Indonesian Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia id

Etymology[edit]

Learned borrowing from Latin professor (compare Malay profesor).

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /proˈfɛ.sɔr/
  • Hyphenation: pro‧fè‧sor

Noun[edit]

profèsor (plural, first-person possessive profesorku, second-person possessive profesormu, third-person possessive profesornya)

  1. professor (most senior rank for an academic at a university)
    1. senior teacher, lecturer or researcher working at an institution of higher education
    • 2017 November 13, “158 Dosen Berpeluang Jadi Profesor [158 Lecturers Have a Chance to Become A Professor]”, in Suara Merdeka[1], archived from the original on 26 October 2018:
      Dalam kesempatan itu, Amshari meminta semangat meraih fungsional dosen tertinggi berupa profesor itu menjadi budaya.
      On that occasion, Amshari asks for the spirit of achieving the highest position of a lecturer in the form of a professor to become a culture.
    Synonyms: guru besar, mahaguru
    Hypernym: dosen

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Malay[edit]

Malay Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia ms

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from English professor, from Anglo-Norman proffessur, from Latin professor (compare Indonesian profesor).

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profesor (Jawi spelling ڤروفيسور‎, plural profesor-profesor, informal 1st possessive profesorku, impolite 2nd possessive profesormu, 3rd possessive profesornya)

  1. professor (most senior rank for an academic at a university)
    profesor emeritushonorary title for a retired professor
    • 2018 April 12, Hashim Yaacob, “Kekalkan profesor cemerlang di universiti [Keep brilliant professor(s) in university]”, in Utusan Malaysia[2], archived from the original on 12 April 2018:
      Oleh kerana kerja-kerja penyelidikan awal seseorang profesor itu akan terus dirujuk beberapa tahun kemudiannya, maka universiti akan terus mendapat manfaat melalui peningkatan ranking universiti, walaupun seseorang profesor itu telah bersara.
      Since the preliminary research work of a professor will continue to be referred to a few years later, therefore the university will continue to gain benefit through the improvement of its ranking, even if a particular professor has already retired.

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Polish[edit]

Polish Wikipedia has an article on:
Wikipedia pl

Etymology[edit]

From Latin professor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /prɔˈfɛ.sɔr/
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Noun[edit]

profesor m pers (diminutive profesorek, feminine profesorka)

  1. (education) professor (higher ranking for a teacher or faculty member at a college or university)

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Further reading[edit]

  • profesor in Wielki słownik języka polskiego, Instytut Języka Polskiego PAN
  • profesor in Polish dictionaries at PWN

Romanian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From French professeur, German Professor, Latin prōfessor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /proˈfe.sor/, /pro.feˈsor/

Noun[edit]

profesor m (plural profesori, feminine equivalent profesoară)

  1. professor
  2. teacher

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Serbo-Croatian[edit]

Noun[edit]

pròfesor m (Cyrillic spelling про̀фесор)

  1. professor

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Slovene[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

profẹ̑sor m anim

  1. professor
  2. teacher

Inflection[edit]

Masculine anim., soft o-stem
nom. sing. profésor
gen. sing. profésorja
singular dual plural
nominative profésor profésorja profésorji
accusative profésorja profésorja profésorje
genitive profésorja profésorjev profésorjev
dative profésorju profésorjema profésorjem
locative profésorju profésorjih profésorjih
instrumental profésorjem profésorjema profésorji

Spanish[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin professor.

Pronunciation[edit]

  • IPA(key): /pɾofeˈsoɾ/, [pɾo.feˈsoɾ]
  • Hyphenation: pro‧fe‧sor
  • Rhymes: -oɾ

Noun[edit]

profesor m (plural profesores, feminine profesora, feminine plural profesoras)

  1. (especially Spain) teacher
    Synonym: maestro
  2. professor, faculty member
    profesores y personalfaculty and staff

Usage notes[edit]

The noun profesor is like most Spanish nouns with a human referent. The masculine forms are used when the referent is known to be male, a group of males, a group of mixed or unknown gender, or an individual of unknown or unspecified gender. The feminine forms are used if the referent is known to be female or a group of females.

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Venetian[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin professor (compare Italian professore).

Noun[edit]

profesor m (plural profesori) or profesor m (plural profesuri)

  1. teacher
  2. professor, lecturer

Vilamovian[edit]

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

profesor m

  1. professor