What does acquest mean?
The definition of acquest
Ac*quest”, n.
Etym: [OF. aquest, F. acquêt, fr. LL. acquestum, acquisitum, for L. acquisitum, p. p. (used substantively) of acquirere to acquire. See Acquire.]

1 Acquisition; the thing gained. [R.] Bacon.
2 (Law)
Property acquired by purchase, gift, or otherwise than by inheritance. Bouvier.