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Definition of Orator
OratorOrator Or"a*tor, n. [L., fr. orare to speak, utter. See
1. A public speaker; one who delivers an oration; especially,
one distinguished for his skill and power as a public
speaker; one who is eloquent.
I am no orator, as Brutus is. --Shak.
Some orator renowned In Athens or free Rome.
(a) In equity proceedings, one who prays for relief; a
(b) A plaintiff, or complainant, in a bill in chancery.
3. (Eng. Universities) An officer who is the voice of the
university upon all public occasions, who writes, reads,
and records all letters of a public nature, presents, with
an appropriate address, those persons on whom honorary
degrees are to be conferred, and performs other like
duties; -- called also public orator.
Meaning of Orator from wikipedia
- An orator
, or oratist, is a public
one who is eloquent
or skilled. Recorded
c. 1374, with a meaning
of "one who pleads
and politics, and he is considered
one of Rome's greatest orators
stylists. He came from a wealthy
of the Roman...
by Marcus Tullius Cicero
in the latter
part of the year 46 B.C. It is his last work on rhetoric, three years before
his death. Describing...
- on principles drawn
from the practices
was one who first recorded
to use definitive...
- The Columbian Orator
, a collection
essays, poems, and dialogues first published
in 1797, was widely
used in American schoolrooms
in the first...
- The statue called
(English) is also known
as L'Arringatore (Italian), Aule Meteli
(Etruscan) or Aulus Metellus
(Latin). The sculpture
- The ten Attic orators
the greatest orators
of the cl****ical era (5th–4th century
BC). They are included
in the "Canon...
- Gr****: Ἀντιφῶν ὁ Ῥαμνούσιος) (480–411 BC) was the earliest
of the ten Attic orators
, and an important figure
in fifth-century Athenian political
- An orator
is a person
in public. Orator
may also refer
to: Attic orators Given
name Orator Fuller
Cook (1867–1949), American botanist
(Gr****: Ἀριστογείτων; lived
BC) was an Athenian orator
and Dinarchus. His father, Scydimus, died in...
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