a member of a legislative assembly; lawmaker
Origin of legislatorClassical Latin legis lator, literally , a proposer of a law: for bases see legislation
One who drafts or enacts laws, especially a member of a legislative body.
Origin of legislatorFrench législateur from Old French from Latin lēgis lātor lēgis genitive of lēx law ; see leg- in Indo-European roots. lātor proposer, bearer ( from lātus ) ( past participle of ferre to propose, bear ; see telə- in Indo-European roots.)
From Latin lÄ“gislÄtor.