aemulator
form analysis and translation based on Perseus (Version 2010):
NOM S M | VOC S M
aemulator N  a zealous imitator
Helmut Schmid's TreeTagger with Latin data by Gabriele Brandolini: aemulator N:nom
Georges, Ausführliches lateinisch-deutsches Handwörterbuch, 8. Aufl. (1913)
aemulātor, ōris, m. (aemulor), der Nacheiferer, absol., Eccl.: virtutum, Iustin.: canendi, Apul.: v. Abstr., animus aem. dei, Sen.: ironisch, Catonis aem., der Nachtreter, Cic. ad Att. 2, 1, 10. – m. Acc., facta consultaque eius quidem aemulator erat, Sall. hist. fr. 3, 7 D. (Kritz 3, 6 (show full text)
Lewis & Short, A latin dictionary (1879)
aemulator, aemŭlātor, ōris, m. id., a zealous imitator, emulator (in a good sense), ζηλωτής : ejus (sc. Catonis), * Cic. Att. 2, 1 fin.: animus aemulator Dei, Sen. Ep. 124 fin.: virtutum aemulator fuit, Just. 6, 3: aemulatores sunt legis, Vulg. Act. 21, 20; 1 Cor. 14, 12.—Eccl., (show full text)
Gaffiot, Dictionnaire latin-français (2016, ex 1934), merci à G. Gréco, M. De Wilde, B. Maréchal, K. Ôkubo!
aemulator æmŭlātŏr, ōris, m., qui cherche à égaler, à imiter : Catonis Cic. Att. 2, 1, 10, qui se pique d'imiter Caton ; discipulus dei æmulatorque Sen. Prov. 1, 5, [le sage] disciple et émule de Dieu || rival : Tac. H. 3, 66.
Дворецкий И.Х., Отличный латинско-русский словарь (1976)
aemulator aemulātor, ōris m [aemulor] 1) соревнователь (virtutum Just); 2) подражатель (animus ae. dei Sen); 3) соперник (Homeri hospes et ae. canendi Ap).
Latinitatis medii aevi lexicon Bohemorum (thanks to the Centre for Classical Studies at the Institute of Philosophy of the Czech Academy of Sciences (www.ics.cas.cz/en)) (2017)
aemulator aemulator, -oris, m. 1 sectator, defensor – následovník, zastánce, obránce: e-r brancze |LexClemA 233|; e-r milownik |Veleš f.96vb|; e-r obranczie |CapPr P 70 f.110rb in mg.|; e-es (gl.: nasledowniczi ) |UK I F 31 f.45r| (show full text)
Köbler, Gerhard, Lateinisches Abkunfts- und Wirkungswörterbuch für Altertum und Mittelalter (thanks to the author, http://www.koeblergerhard.de/Mittellatein-HP/VorwortMlat-HP.htm) (2010)
aemulator aemulātor, ēmulātor, lat., M.: nhd. Nacheiferer, Nachahmer, Eiferer, Verfechter, Missgünstiger; ÜG.: ahd. antonter Gl, bilidari Gl, ellanari Gl, rehhari Gl; Hw.: s. aemulātrīx, aemulārī; Q.: Cic. (81-43 v. Chr.), Bi, Gl; E.: s. aemulus; L.: Georges 1, 179, TLL, MLW 1, 295