titular

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Middle French titulaire, from Latin titulāris, from titulus (title).

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Adjective[edit]

titular (not comparable)

  1. Of, relating to, being, derived from, or having a title.
  2. Existing in name only; nominal.
  3. Named or referred to in the title.

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Noun[edit]

titular (plural titulars)

  1. One who holds a title.
  2. The person from whom a church takes its special name; distinguished from a patron, who must be canonized or an angel.

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Etymology 1[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin titulāris.

Adjective[edit]

titular (masculine and feminine plural titulars)

  1. titular

Noun[edit]

titular m (plural titulars)

  1. titular

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin titulāre, present active infinitive of titulō.

Verb[edit]

titular (first-person singular present titulo, past participle titulat)

  1. (transitive) to title, entitle
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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From título +‎ -ar, or borrowed from Late Latin titulāris.

Adjective[edit]

titular m or f (plural titulares, comparable)

  1. titular, titled

Noun[edit]

titular m (plural titulares)

  1. holder, bearer (of a title, etc.)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin titulāre, present active infinitive of titulō.

Verb[edit]

titular (first-person singular present indicative titulo, past participle titulado)

  1. to title
  2. (chemistry) to titrate
  3. first-person singular (eu) personal infinitive of titular
  4. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) personal infinitive of titular
  5. first-person singular (eu) future subjunctive of titular
  6. third-person singular (ele and ela, also used with você and others) future subjunctive of titular
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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

From título +‎ -ar, or borrowed from Late Latin titulāris.

Adjective[edit]

titular (plural titulares)

  1. titular

Noun[edit]

titular m (plural titulares)

  1. headline

titular m or f (plural titulares)

  1. holder of a position
  2. (sports) starter (a player who plays from the start a game)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowed from Late Latin titulāre, present active infinitive of titulō. Doublet of tildar.

Verb[edit]

titular (first-person singular present titulo, first-person singular preterite titulé, past participle titulado)

  1. (transitive) to entitle
  2. (transitive) to title
  3. (intransitive, chemistry) This term needs a translation to English. Please help out and add a translation, then remove the text {{rfdef}}.

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