Definition of litterator, literator
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litterātor, litterātōris
(līterātor, līterātōris)
noun (m., 3rd declension)
  1. A teacher of reading and writing, an elementary instructor
  2. a grammarian, critic, philologist
  3. a smatterer, sciolist
Abbreviations
litterātor (līter-), ōris, m. id.. * A teacher of reading and writing, an elementary instructor: litterator ruditatem eximit, grammaticus doctrinā instruit, App. Flor. p. 363, 5.

— Transf., a grammarian, critic, philologist, Cat. 14, 9; Mart. Cap. 3, ยง 229; cf. Kopp ad loc.

— In opp. to litteratus (a man of real learning), a smatterer, sciolist: alter litterator fuit, alter litteras sciens, Gell. 18, 9, 2; cf. id. 16, 6: Suet. Gram. 4.
 
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