Origin of quaestorL, contr. ; from quaesitor ; from quaesitus, past participle of quaerere, to inquire
Origin of quaestorMiddle English questor, from Latin quaestor, from *quaestus, obsolete past participle of quaerere, to inquire.
- An Ancient Roman official responsible for public revenue and other financial affairs.
Latin quaestor, from an old participle form of quaero.