Definition of regest in US English:

regest

noun

rare
  • A register, a written record of important events or facts.

Origin

Late 17th century; earliest use found in John Milton (1608–1674), poet and polemicist. From post-classical Latin regestum (usually in plural, regesta) list, register, roll of the papal Curia, chronicle, use as noun of neuter of past participle of classical Latin regerere. Compare earlier regest.

Pronunciation

regest

/rɪˈdʒɛst/