testator[tes′tāt′ər, tes tāt′-]
a person who has made a will, esp. one who has died leaving a valid will
Origin of testatorMiddle English testatour ; from Classical Latin testator ; from past participle of testari: see testament
A deceased person who has left a legally valid will.
Origin of testatorMiddle English testatour, from Anglo-Norman, from Latin testātor, from testārī, to make one's will; see Testament .