viator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Borrowed from Latin viātor (traveler).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

viator (plural viators or viatores)

  1. (rare) wayfarer, traveler

References[edit]

  • Websters Encyclopedic Unabridged Dictionary, 1989.

Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From viō (I travel), from via (road, path).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

viātor m (genitive viātōris); third declension

  1. traveller, wayfarer
  2. messenger

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative viātor viātōrēs
genitive viātōris viātōrum
dative viātōrī viātōribus
accusative viātōrem viātōrēs
ablative viātōre viātōribus
vocative viātor viātōrēs

Related terms[edit]

References[edit]

  • viator in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • viator in Charlton T. Lewis (1891) An Elementary Latin Dictionary, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “viator”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • viator in Harry Thurston Peck, editor (1898) Harper's Dictionary of Classical Antiquities, New York: Harper & Brothers
  • viator in William Smith et al., editor (1890) A Dictionary of Greek and Roman Antiquities, London: William Wayte. G. E. Marindin