Definition of Inquisitor. Meaning of Inquisitor. Synonyms of Inquisitor

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Definition of Inquisitor

Inquisitor
Inquisitor In*quis"i*tor, n. [L.: cf. F. inquisiteur. See Inquire.] 1. An inquisitive person; one fond of asking questions. [R.] ``Inquisitors are tatlers.' --Feltham. 2. (Law) One whose official duty it is to examine and inquire, as coroners, sheriffs, etc. --Mozley & W. 3. (R.C.Ch.) A member of the Court of Inquisition.

Meaning of Inquisitor from wikipedia

- An inquisitor was an official (usually with judicial or investigative functions) in an inquisition – an organization or program intended to eliminate heresy...
- Grand Inquisitor (Latin: Inquisitor Generalis, literally Inquisitor General or General Inquisitor) was the lead official of the Inquisition. The title...
- Warhammer 40,000: InquisitorMartyr is an action role-playing video game developed and published by NeocoreGames for Microsoft Windows on June 5, 2018...
- "The Grand Inquisitor" is a poem (a story within a story) inside Fyodor Dostoevsky's novel The Brothers Karamazov (1879–1880). It is recited by Ivan Karamazov...
- Force Unleashed video game. The Grand Inquisitor (voiced by Jason Isaacs) is a Pau'an Inquisitor. The Grand Inquisitor first appeared in the extended cold...
- Inquisitor is a role-playing video game developed by Czech company Cinemax. The game was in development for almost 10 years before its release in 2009...
- "Comes the Inquisitor" is an episode from the second season of the science fiction television series Babylon 5. Amb****ador Kosh informs Delenn that the...
- Franciscans, the Hussites, and the Beguines. Beginning in the 1250s, inquisitors were generally chosen from members of the Dominican Order, replacing...
- An inquisitor was an official in an Inquisition led by the Roman Catholic Church. Inquisitor may also refer to: The Inquisitor, a fictional character...
- Thomas of Torquemada, was a Castilian Dominican friar and first Grand Inquisitor in Spain's movement to homogenise religious practices with those of the...