Origin of helpmeet
Related Words for helpmeetconsort, helpmate, husband, mate, partner, rib, spouse, wife, espoused, helpmeet
Examples from the Web for helpmeet
Historical Examples of helpmeet
It was evident from the first words of Mr. Mudge that this lady was his helpmeet.Paul Prescott's Charge
She was not a sister of charity; she was Drury Boldin's helpmeet.In a Little Town
Somewhere in Athens there must have been the helpmeet God had made for Socrates.All Roads Lead to Calvary
Jerome K. Jerome
His highest term of praise of her was to speak of her as the helpmeet for him.Peter and Jane
S. (Sarah) Macnaughtan
His honor was her honor, his rank was her rank, and she was his helpmeet.
Word Origin for helpmeet
as two words in the 1611 Bible, a noun-adjective phrase; hyphenated and mistaken as a modified noun by 1670s; see helpmate.