mentor

  • 41 mentor — {{11}}mentor (n.) wise advisor, 1750, from Gk. Mentor, friend of Odysseus and adviser of Telemachus (but often actually Athene in disguise) in the Odyssey, perhaps ultimately meaning adviser, since the name appears to be an agent noun of mentos… …

    Etymology dictionary

  • 42 MENTOR — s. m. (On prononce Mèntor. ) Nom propre du gouverneur de Télémaque ; ce nom est devenu appellatif, et se dit Du gouverneur, du guide, du conseil de quelqu un. Il aurait besoin d un mentor. Vous êtes bien jeune pour faire le mentor. Il est leur… …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 7eme edition (1835)

  • 43 Mentor — Berater; Ratgeber * * * Mẹn|tor 〈m. 23〉 Lehrer, Berater, Erzieher [grch.; nach Mentor, dem Erzieher des Telemach in der Odyssee] * * * Mẹn|tor, der; s, …oren [nach Mentor, dem Freund des Odysseus, für dessen Sohn Telemach er väterlicher Freund… …

    Universal-Lexikon

  • 44 MENTOR — n. m. Celui qui sert de guide, de conseiller à quelqu’un, par allusion à un personnage du Télémaque, de Fénelon, emprunté à l’Odyssée d’Homère. Donner un mentor à un jeune homme. Vous servirez de mentor à cette jeunesse. Vous êtes bien jeune pour …

    Dictionnaire de l'Academie Francaise, 8eme edition (1935)

  • 45 MENTOR — I. MENTOR Asiae maritimae praefectus sub Artaxerxe, omnes eius regionis civitates vi aut dolô subegit. II. MENTOR Sidoniorum Rex, inter Phoenices, ab Artaxerxe Ocho deficientes, praecipuus, sed proditione sociorum salutem propriam redimens… …

    Hofmann J. Lexicon universale

  • 46 mentor — /ˈmɛntɔ / (say mentaw) noun 1. a wise and trusted counsellor. 2. a trainer in dog racing, horseracing, etc. 3. (especially in an organisation) a person who is considered to have sufficient experience or expertise to be able to assist others less… …

    Australian English dictionary

  • 47 mentor — {{#}}{{LM M25550}}{{〓}} {{SynM26197}} {{[}}mentor{{]}}, {{[}}mentora{{]}} ‹men·tor, to·ra› {{《}}▍ s.{{》}} Persona que aconseja, orienta o guía a otra. {{★}}{{\}}ETIMOLOGÍA:{{/}} Por alusión a Méntor, instructor del hijo de Ulises, protagonista… …

    Diccionario de uso del español actual con sinónimos y antónimos

  • 48 mentor — I. noun Etymology: Latin, from Greek Mentōr Date: 1616 1. capitalized a friend of Odysseus entrusted with the education of Odysseus son Telemachus 2. a. a trusted counselor or guide b. tutor, coach • mentorship noun …

    New Collegiate Dictionary

  • 49 mentor —    A counselor or adviser is so called from the name of Mentor, the friend of Odysseus in classical mythology who was the adviser of the young Telemachus. His name can be loosely interpreted as minder, a word that mentor happens to resemble …

    The Hutchinson dictionary of word origins

  • 50 mentor — [[t]me̱ntɔː(r)[/t]] mentors, mentoring, mentored 1) N COUNT: usu poss N A person s mentor is someone who gives them help and advice over a period of time, especially help and advice related to their job. 2) VERB To mentor someone means to give… …

    English dictionary

  • 51 mentor — noun an experienced and trusted adviser. ↘an experienced person in an organization or institution who trains and counsels new employees or students. verb be a mentor to. Origin C18: via Fr. and L. from Gk Mentōr, the adviser of the young… …

    English new terms dictionary

  • 52 mentor — UK [ˈmentɔː(r)] / US [ˈmenˌtɔr] / US [ˈmentər] noun [countable] Word forms mentor : singular mentor plural mentors an experienced person who helps someone who has less experience, especially in their job …

    English dictionary

  • 53 mentor — men•tor [[t]ˈmɛn tɔr, tər[/t]] n. 1) cvb a wise and trusted counselor or teacher 2) myt lit. (cap.) (in the Odyssey) a loyal adviser of Odysseus entrusted with the education of Telemachus 3) cvb to act as a mentor 4) cvb to act as a mentor to •… …

    From formal English to slang

  • 54 méntor — ja m (ẹ̄) kdor z nasveti, pojasnili usmerja, vodi mladega, neizkušenega človeka; vodja, svetovalec: vprašati za nasvet svojega mentorja; mentor začetnikov / ta revija je mentor mladih pisateljev in pesnikov ◊ agr. rastlina, s katero se vpliva na …

    Slovar slovenskega knjižnega jezika

  • 55 mentor — 1. noun A wise and trusted counselor or teacher 2. verb To act as someones mentor See Also: mentee …

    Wiktionary

  • 56 mentor — noun Mentor is used after these nouns: ↑faculty, ↑peer …

    Collocations dictionary

  • 57 Mentor — ↑ Mentorin Anleiter, Anleiterin, Beistand, Berater, Beraterin, Betreuer, Betreuerin, Förderer, Förderin, Fürsprecher, Fürsprecherin, Lehrer, Lehrerin, Ratgeber, Ratgeberin, Ziehvater, Ziehmutter; (geh.): Lehrmeister; (Päd.): Tutor, Tutorin. * * * …

    Das Wörterbuch der Synonyme

  • 58 Mentor — Original name in latin Mentor Name in other language State code US Continent/City America/New York longitude 41.66616 latitude 81.33955 altitude 211 Population 47159 Date 2011 05 14 …

    Cities with a population over 1000 database

  • 59 mentor — I (New American Roget s College Thesaurus) n. teacher (see teaching). II (Roget s IV) n. Syn. instructor, guide, coach; see teacher 1 , trainer . III (Roget s 3 Superthesaurus) (VOCABULARY WORD) n. [MEN tur] a teacher, guide, coach or advisor.… …

    English dictionary for students

  • 60 Mentor — Mẹn|tor 〈m.; Gen.: s, Pl.: to|ren〉 Lehrer, Berater, Erzieher [Etym.: grch.; nach Mentor, dem Erzieher des Telemach in der Odyssee] …

    Lexikalische Deutsches Wörterbuch


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