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Definition of the noun alms
What does alms mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: -
- money or goods contributed to the poor
- examples: Zen priests beg for alms near Shinjuku station. | One should give alms to the poor. | In my country, it's usual for pilgrims to beg for alms. | Therefore when thou doest thine alms, do not sound a trumpet before thee, as the hypocrites do in the synagogues and in the streets, that they may have glory of men. Verily I say unto you, they have their reward. | Give us some alms, we beg of you! We are old, tired, and sick.
- usage: plural / plural form
- lexical domain: Acts - nouns denoting acts or actions
- more generic words: contribution / donation = act of giving in common with others for a common purpose especially to a charity
Alternative definition of the noun alms
- Something given to the poor as charity, such as money, clothing or food.
- "Alms", released October 18, 2004, is the second album of the Montreal-based electronic duo Re:.
- "Alms" is a composition.
- also known as Alms (Charity's Gone edit)
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- "Alms" is a musical EP of ZX Spectrum.
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by Richard Woodward
At present, every Contribution is called Alms, and considered as an Act of Bounty.
and Other Writings by Max Weber
262, giving alms is a means of averting temporal punishment. Other theologians recommended good works to the reprobate on the grounds that damnation might be thereby rendered a little more bearable. They recommended them to the ...
Journey of Faith for Lent (2005)
by Mary Shrader
Giving alms is an important Lenten practice. Seeing dignity in others and helping people when they are in need are core aspects of Jesus's Gospel message. • Name three examples of showy prayer and three examples of private prayer.
by James Orr
"Lay up alms in thy storehouse; it shall deliver thee from affliction" (Ecclus 29 12). The story of Tob is especially in point : it is simply a lesson on almsgiving and its redeeming powers: "Alms delivers from death and will purge away all sin" (Tob ...
Including Words Used by Ancient and Modern Authors in Treating of Architectural and Other Antiquities ... Also, Biographical Notices of Ancient Architects by John Britton, George Godwin
A room or place whence alms were formerly distributed to the poor. In monastic establishments it was generally a stone building near the church, on the north side of the quadrangle, and sometimes had a priest's hall, and other apartments, ...
Comprising the Twofold Advantage of a Philosophical and an Alphabetical Arrangement, with Appropriate Engravings by Edward Smedley, Hugh James Rose, Henry John Rose
ALMS, were afterwards the sources of the most effectual — charity to the poor ; and are found to this day, in ALMUG- various...
The Mahometan theology represents Alms as needful to make the prayers of the faithful to be heard above ; and a ...
by Frederick George Lee
ALMONER—A dispenser of gifts and alms. The officer who directs the distribution of charitable doles in connexion with ...
A Protestant Dictionary (1904)
Containing Articles on the History, Doctrines, and Practices of the Christian Church by Charles Henry Hamilton Wright, Charles Neil
Gifts of articles to be used in divine service, or for the maintenance thereof, were also " oblations" The bread and wine are " placed " upon the Table, and not " presented," as are the "Alms for the Poor, and other devotions of the people, in a ...
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Holy man asking for alms at the Funky Monkey cafe in Pushkar.
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Collecting Alms for the monks at the reclining buddha.
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At the Alms Cemetery on the Battlefield
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- Limosna / Alms
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- Alms Park
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- Lao Luang Prabang Alms
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- Alms Meaning
Video shows what alms means. Something given to the poor as charity, such as money, clothing or food.. alms pronunciation. How to pronounce, definition by ...
- Vocabulary Made Easy Meaning of Alms, Synonyms, Antonyms and its Usage
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Quotes about Alms
Give her alms
If she asked
Which she always did
Not a single glance
As she passed
Hands full of alms
Alms full of hands
Yes, My, My hands. (Sanjay Mehta)
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Scrabble value of A1L1M3S1
The value of this 4-letter word is 6 points. It is included in the first and second editions of the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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