Origin of healer
Examples from the Web for healer
Her grandfather had been a physician and healer who—according to family lore—married a descendant of the Osage or Pawnee tribes.Those Kansas City Blues: A Family History
October 24, 2014
Elected in 2005, Morales was hailed as a people's hero and even as a healer.Is Edward Snowden Bound for Bolivia? Evo Morales Sure Seems to Hope So
Eli Lake, Mac Margolis
July 2, 2013
His father coined the word “poliatrist”, meaning a healer of the polis or city.Hector Abad On “Oblivion: A Memoir,” a Memorial to His Murdered Father
April 27, 2012
Anaya recalled that decades ago certain New Mexico schools banned Bless Me, Ultima, whose protagonist is a curandera, or healer.Arizona Ethnic-Studies Ban’s Unintended Result: Underground Libraries
March 19, 2012
In fablelike fashion, characters are named for their professions: Healer, Jeweler, Stranger.Must Reads: Wild Abandon, Ramona Ausubel, A.S. Byatt
Nicholas Mancusi, Jennifer Miller, Allen Barra
March 6, 2012
The child recovered immediately, and the idea started that he was a healer.The Christian
Trust to Time, the healer, to bring change and forgetfulness.The Dop Doctor
Clotilde Inez Mary Graves
This done, she came to the door and opened it, and motioned for the Healer to leave.
They watched the figure of the Healer growing smaller in the dusty distance.
The power does not lie in the personality of the healer, nor in the exercise of his will-power.The Arena
Word Origin and History for healer
late Old English, "one who heals," especially "savior, Jesus," agent noun from heal (v.). As "a curative medicine" from late 14c.