tortor

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From tortura.

Noun[edit]

tortor m (genitive tortōris); third declension

  1. executioner, torturer

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative tortor tortōrēs
genitive tortōris tortōrum
dative tortōrī tortōribus
accusative tortōrem tortōrēs
ablative tortōre tortōribus
vocative tortor tortōrēs

Descendants[edit]

References[edit]

  • tortor in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • tortor in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “tortor”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • tortor” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)

Venetian[edit]

Noun[edit]

tortor m (plural tortori)

  1. funnel