What does quaestor mean?

Definitions for quaestorˈkwɛs tər, ˈkwi stər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. quaestor(noun)

    any of several public officials of ancient Rome (usually in charge of finance and administration)


  1. quaestor(Noun)

    an ancient Roman official responsible for public revenue and other financial affairs.

  2. Origin: Latin quaestor, from an old participle form of quaerere.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Quaestor(noun)

    same as Questor

  2. Origin: [L.]


  1. Quaestor

    A quaestor was a type of public official in the "cursus honorum" system who supervised financial affairs. In the Roman Republic a quaestor was an elected official, but in the Roman Empire, quaestors came to be simply appointed. Today the term quaestor is used as a senior police rank in Italy and Romania, and as the title of an office of financial oversight in some organizations.

Anagrams for quaestor »

  1. quorates

  2. equators


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of quaestor in Chaldean Numerology is: 2

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of quaestor in Pythagorean Numerology is: 8

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