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almsgiver

[ ahlmz-giv-er, ahmz- ]
/ ˈɑlmzˌgɪv ər, ˈɑmz- /
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noun
a person who gives alms.
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Origin of almsgiver

First recorded in 1625–35; alms + giver

OTHER WORDS FROM almsgiver

alms·giv·ing, noun
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