zelator

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

Latin

Noun[edit]

zelator (plural zelators)

  1. A zealot; the male counterpart of a zelatrix.

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Latin[edit]

Etymology[edit]

From zēlō (love ardently).

Pronunciation[edit]

Noun[edit]

zēlātor m (genitive zēlātōris); third declension

  1. zealous person; zealot

Inflection[edit]

Third declension.

Case Singular Plural
nominative zēlātor zēlātōrēs
genitive zēlātōris zēlātōrum
dative zēlātōrī zēlātōribus
accusative zēlātōrem zēlātōrēs
ablative zēlātōre zēlātōribus
vocative zēlātor zēlātōrēs

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References[edit]

  • zelator in Charlton T. Lewis and Charles Short (1879) A Latin Dictionary, Oxford: Clarendon Press
  • du Cange, Charles (1883), “zelator”, in G. A. Louis Henschel, Pierre Carpentier, Léopold Favre, editors, Glossarium Mediæ et Infimæ Latinitatis (in Latin), Niort: L. Favre
  • zelator” in Félix Gaffiot’s Dictionnaire Illustré Latin-Français, Hachette (1934)
  • zelator in Ramminger, Johann (accessed 16 July 2016) Neulateinische Wortliste: Ein Wörterbuch des Lateinischen von Petrarca bis 1700[1], pre-publication website, 2005-2016