communicator etymology

English word communicator comes from English communicate, English -or

Detailed word origin of communicator

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
communicate English (eng) (intransitive) To be connected with (another room, vessel etc.) by means of an opening or channel. [from 16th c.]. (intransitive) To express or convey ideas, either through verbal or nonverbal means; to have intercourse, to exchange information. [from 16th c.]. (intransitive, Christianity) To receive the bread and wine at a celebration of the Eucharist; to take part in Holy Communion. [from [...]
-or English (eng) (electrical science) Appended to the names of members of classes of components, especially those that have an extensive property name of the same root suffixed with -ance. Creates an agent noun, indicating a person who does something.
communicator English (eng) (science fiction) A communications device.. Any of several electronic devices that allow people with various disabilities to communicate via displays or artificial speech. Someone who, or something that communicates.

Words with the same origin as communicator

Descendants of -or
accelerator actor actress advisor author calculator coordinator decorator detonator donor elevator instructor investor perk perky projector radiator realtor sculptor sensor ventilator