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- n. Alternative spelling of quaestor.
from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English
- n. An officer who had the management of the public treasure; a receiver of taxes, tribute, etc.; treasurer of state.
from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia
- n. In ancient Rome, a member of one of two distinct classes of magistrates:
- n. In the middle ages, one appointed by the Pope or by a Roman Catholic bishop to announce the granting of indulgences, of which the special condition was the giving of alms to the church.
- n. A treasurer; one charged with the collection and care of dues.
Sorry, no etymologies found.