One who is named in a Will to receive property - - one who receives a benefit or gift under a Will.
A person appointed in a Will to carry-out the wishes of the Testator and to distribute/administer the property of the deceased. In some jurisdictions this person is called a “Personal Representative”.
Legal arrangement under which one person controls property given by another person for the benefit of a third person. The person in control is the Trustee. The person giving property is often called the Settlor/Grantor and the person receiving the benefit is the Beneficiary.