An accomplice, associate; the AnNor. form was fauteur. [< Lat. fautor < faveo = to favour] -

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  • fautor — fautor, ra (Del lat. fautor, ōris). m. y f. Persona que favorece y ayuda a otra. U. m. en sent. peyor.) …   Diccionario de la lengua española

  • Fautor — Fau tor, n. [L., contr. fr. favitor, fr. favere to be favorable: cf. F. fauteur. See {Favor}.] A favorer; a patron; one who gives countenance or support; an abettor. [Obs.] [1913 Webster] The king and the fautors of his proceedings. Latimer.… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Fautor — (lat.), Gönner, Beförderer. F. delicti, Beförderer des Verbrechens, s.u. Concursus ad delictum …   Pierer's Universal-Lexikon

  • Fautor — (lat.), Gönner, Begünstiger; F. delicti, Begünstiger eines Verbrechens, s. Begünstigung …   Meyers Großes Konversations-Lexikon

  • fautor — I index backer II index partisan, promoter Burton s Legal Thesaurus. William C. Burton. 2006 …   Law dictionary

  • fautor — |ô| adj. 1. Que favorece, promove ou determina. • s. m. 2. Aquele que promove ou fomenta. • Feminino: fautriz …   Dicionário da Língua Portuguesa

  • Fautor — Taxobox name = Fautor image caption = regnum = Animalia phylum = Mollusca classis = Gastropoda subclassis = Prosobranchia ordo = Archaeogastropoda superfamilia = Trochacea familia = Trochidae genus = Fautor genus authority = Iredale, 1924… …   Wikipedia

  • fautor — (Del lat. fautor, oris.) ► sustantivo despectivo Persona que favorece o ayuda a otra, en especial en un acto censurable. * * * fautor, a (del lat. «fautor, ōris») adj. y n. Se aplica al que *ayuda a otro en algún trabajo u operación. ⊚… …   Enciclopedia Universal

  • fautor — I. ˈfȯd.ə(r) noun ( s) Etymology: Middle English fautour, from Latin or Middle French; Middle French fauteur, from Latin fautor, from fautus (past participle of favēre to be favorable) + or more at favor …   Useful english dictionary

  • fautor — noun a) admirer, one who favours b) supporter, adherent, partisan …   Wiktionary

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