What does the word testator mean?

    Part of speech: feminine

  • Testatrix.

  • Part of speech: noun

  • The maker of a will.

Usage examples for testator

  1. Never did the natural right of succession, as it was established by the testator of the inheritance and the Parliament, obtain a greater triumph. – A History of England Principally in the Seventeenth Century, Volume I (of 6) by Leopold von Ranke
  2. He didn't look like a fellow who'd run through money, and I think the old testator was pretty rich. – Anthony Lyveden by Dornford Yates
  3. The blood of sacrifice was typical at once of the blood of the Mediator, and of his death as the great Testator. – The Ordinance of Covenanting by John Cunningham