What does the word legatee mean?

Usage examples for legatee

  1. In some states these are regarded as an increase of capital and must be kept as a part of the estate; in other states such stock is regarded simply as another form of income and goes to the legatee like any other income flowing from the investment. – Putnam's Handy Law Book for the Layman by Albert Sidney Bolles
  2. Wolfe's will as a legatee. – Toronto of Old by Henry Scadding