Meaning of victrix in English:


Pronunciation /ˈvɪktrɪks/

nounplural noun victrices/ˈvɪktrɪsiːz/

  • A female victor or champion.

    ‘Similarly, the Latin feminine suffix trix is occasionally used as a counterpart to masculine tor rather than the commoner French-derived tress, as in dominatrix, executrix, victrix, as against actress, benefactress.’
    • ‘We first hear her favourite phrase when she returns, victrix, with the Revd Elton in tow as her newly wed husband.’
    • ‘Is wisdom really powerful enough to defeat Fortune, to be the victrix in a battle between the two of them?’


Latin, feminine of victor (see victor).