Examples from the Web for helper
My favorite episode is the one where Homer gets a helper monkey named Mojo.
Because I had delivered the poor man that cried out; and the fatherless, that had no helper.The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version|Various
Rafferty was a man of genius, who had started as a helper and odd job person, and had risen to the position of factotum.The Ghost Girl|H. De Vere Stacpoole
Think of a lad of nineteen being a general in our Revolutionary War, and the trusted friend and helper of Washington!Lafayette|Martha Foote Crow
The young engineer had gotten him a job “subbing” as a helper on a yards switch engine.Ralph on the Overland Express|Allen Chapman
He had not a convert but a helper and a delightful companion.The Black-Bearded Barbarian (George Leslie Mackay)|Mary Esther Miller MacGregor, AKA Marion Keith
Word Origin and History for helper
mid-14c., agent noun from help (v.). Helpestre "a female helper" is recorded from c.1400. The Old English agent noun was helpend.