almsgiver

[ahmz-giv-er]

noun

a person who gives alms.

Nearby words

  1. almost,
  2. almost everywhere,
  3. almost periodic function,
  4. almous,
  5. alms,
  6. almshouse,
  7. almsman,
  8. almswoman,
  9. almucantar,
  10. almuce

Origin of almsgiver

1625–35; alms + giver

Related formsalms·giv·ing, noun

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