- a masculine name
- Gr. Myth. a wise old counselor to the Greeks at Troy
Origin of NestorClassical Latin from Classical Greek Nest?r, literally , the one who returns, akin to neomai, I return from Indo-European base an unverified form nes-, to unite, be concealed from source Gothic nasjan, to save, Old English nesan, to survive
- A hero celebrated as an elderly and wise counselor to the Greeks at Troy.
- often nestor A venerable and wise old man.
Origin of NestorGreek Nestōr