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- n. A lawgiver; a legislator.
- n. A name giver.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. A lawgiver.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ancient Athens, after the archonship of Euclides (403–2 b. c.), one of a panel of heliasts or jurors intrusted with the decision as to any proposed change in legislation.
From Ancient Greek νομοθέτης (nomothetes, "law-giver") (Wiktionary)