titular

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

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

Pronunciation[edit]

IPA(key): /ˈtɪtʃəlɚ/

Adjective[edit]

titular ‎(not comparable)

  1. Of, relating to, being, derived from, or having a title.
  2. Existing in name only; nominal.
    • Milton
      If these magnificent titles yet remain / Not merely titular.
  3. (proscribed) Named or referred to in the title.

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Noun[edit]

titular ‎(plural titulars)

  1. One who holds a title.

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Catalan[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowing from Late Latin titulāris.

Adjective[edit]

titular m, f ‎(masculine and feminine plural titulars)

  1. titular

Noun[edit]

titular m ‎(plural titulars)

  1. titular

Verb[edit]

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

  1. To title, entitle

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Portuguese[edit]

Etymology[edit]

título +‎ -ar, or a borrowing from Late Latin titulāris.

Adjective[edit]

titular m, f ‎(plural titulares, comparable)

  1. titular, titled

Noun[edit]

titular m (plural titulares)

  1. holder, bearer (of a title etc)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing 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

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Spanish[edit]

Etymology 1[edit]

título +‎ -ar, or a borrowing from Late Latin titulāris.

Adjective[edit]

titular m, f ‎(plural titulares)

  1. titular

Noun[edit]

titular m ‎(plural titulares)

  1. headline
  2. (sports) starter (a player who is plays from the start a game)

Etymology 2[edit]

Borrowing 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. to entitle
  2. to title

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