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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
- The statue called
(English) is also known
as L' Arringatore
(Italian), or Aulus Metellus
(Latin), Aule Meteli
(Etruscan). The sculpture
- ˈkɪ.kɛ.roː]; 3 January
106 BC – 7 December
43 BC) was a Roman
and philosopher, who served
in the year 63 BC. He came...
- The Columbian Orator
, a collection
essays, poems, and dialogues first published
in 1797, was widely
used in American schoolrooms
in the first...
- on principles drawn
from the practices
was one of the first recorded teachers
to use definitive...
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...
- The Orators
: An English Study
is a long poem in prose
and verse written
by W. H. Auden, first published
in 1932. It is regarded
as a major
- De Oratore
(On the Orator
; not to be confused
) is a dialogue written
in 55 BCE. It is set in 91 BCE, when Lucius Licinius
- to a new generation." Obama
is frequently referred
to as an exceptional orator
his pre-inauguration transition period
into his presidency...
- Gr****: Ἀντιφῶν ὁ Ῥαμνούσιος) (480–411 BC) was the earliest
of the ten Attic orators
, and an important figure
in fifth-century Athenian political
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