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noun Nes·tor \ˈnes-tər, -ˌtȯr\

Definition of Nestor

  1. 1 :  a king of Pylos who serves in his old age as a counselor to the Greeks at Troy

  2. 2 often not capitalized :  one who is a patriarch or leader in a field

Origin and Etymology of nestor

Latin, from Greek Nestōr

First Known Use: 14th century

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