victrix

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

victrix (plural not attested)

  1. female victor; victress
    (Can we find and add a quotation of Charlotte Bronté to this entry?)

Part or all of this entry has been imported from the 1913 edition of Webster’s Dictionary, which is now free of copyright and hence in the public domain. The imported definitions may be significantly out of date, and any more recent senses may be completely missing.


Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Consists of vic- +‎ -trix. Latin vic- is the root of vincō, vincere (to conquer). The male form is victor.

Noun[edit]

victrīx f (genitive victrīcis); third declension

  1. conqueror (female)

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Number Singular Plural
nominative victrīx victrīcēs
genitive victrīcis victrīcum
dative victrīcī victrīcibus
accusative victrīcem victrīcēs
ablative victrīce victrīcibus
vocative victrīx victrīcēs