helpmate

[ help-meyt ]
/ ˈhɛlpˌmeɪt /

noun

a companion and helper.
a spouse.
anything that aids or assists, especially regularly: This calculator is my constant helpmate.

Origin of helpmate

1705–15; help + mate1, by association with helpmeet
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helpmate

/ (ˈhɛlpˌmeɪt) /

noun

a companion and helper, esp a wife
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