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victor

noun [C] uk   /ˈvɪk.tər/ us    /-tɚ/
the winner of a game, competition, election, war, etc.: The victor in/of the 1960 US presidential election was John F. Kennedy.
Translations of “victor”
in Korean 승리자…
in Arabic فائز…
in French vainqueur…
in Turkish fatih, yarışı/mücadeleyi/savaşı kazanan kimse…
in Italian vincitore, -trice…
in Chinese (Traditional) 勝利者,獲勝者, 成功者…
in Russian победитель…
in Polish zwycięz-ca/czyni…
in Spanish vencedor, ganador…
in Portuguese vencedor, -ora…
in German der/die Sieger(in)…
in Catalan vencedor, -a…
in Japanese 勝利者…
in Chinese (Simplified) 胜利者,获胜者, 成功者…
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