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Definition of the noun almsgiver
What does almsgiver mean as a name of something?
noun - plural: almsgivers
- a person who gives alms
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On Wealth and Poverty (1984)
by Saint John Chrysostom, Catharine P. Roth
The almsgiver is a harbor for those in necessity: a harbor receives all who have encountered shipwreck, and frees them from danger; whether they are bad or good or whatever they are who are in danger, it escorts them into its own shelter.
Rights and Wrongs by Nicholas Wolterstorff
The almsgiver is a harbor for those in necessity; a harbor receives all who have encountered shipwreck; and frees them from danger; whether they are bad or good or whatever they are who are in danger, it escorts them into its own shelter.
Rethinking Materialism (1995)
Perspectives on the Spiritual Dimension of Economic Behavior by Robert Wuthnow
The almsgiver is a harbor for those in necessity: a harbor receives all who have encountered shipwreck; and frees them from danger; whether they are bad or good or whatever they are who are in danger, it escorts them into its own shelter.
Personal Encounters in the Global South by Nicholas P. Wolterstorff
The almsgiver is a harbor for those in necessity: a harbor receives all who have encountered shipwreck and freesthem from danger; whether they are bad or goodor whatever they are who arein danger, it escorts them into its own shelter.
by Judith M. Jacob
almsgiver toassanl:yamiat(t) v. be spectacular 9rfnn in toalhaphl:ap n. solidarity l/l tDallnrykam(m) n. argumentation...
woman almsgiver 9V ti: a(r) v. claim as ...
A Dictionary of Miracles (1894)
Imitative, Realistic, and Dogmatic : with Illustrations by Ebenezer Cobham Brewer
John the almsgiver (a.d. 619). St. John the almsgiver, patriarch of Alexandria, was buried in a vault containing the bodies of two other bishops. When the patriarch was lowered into the grave, the two ...
by David Farmer
John the Almsgiver power-politics during one of the most repressive periods of the Church's history. A man of very small physical stature, John, as poet and mystic, is among the giants. What was rare about him was the combination of ...
The Catholic encyclopedia; (1914)
an international work of reference on the constitution, doctrine, discipline, and history of the Catholic church; by Charles George Herbermann
See John the Almsgiver — Monachus, See Lemoine, Jean, cardinal — Parisiensis. See Quidort, Jean — Scholasticus. See John Scholas ticus — Simeca Teutónicos. See John the Teuton — See John Toannetio, Pedro VI-286d Joanneum ...
by John H. Rosser
GREGORY OF NAZIANZOS; GREGORY OF NYSSA; GREGORY OF SINAI; HELENA; ICON; JEROME; JOHN KLIMACHOS; JOHN OF RILA; JOHN “THE ALMSGIVER”; MAKARIOS THE GREAT; MARY OF EGYPT; MELANIA THE YOUNGER; ...
Mongolian English Dictionary (2013)
ЖАНДАГ almsgiver, donor, ...
by John R. Clark Hall
divider, distributor, WW: agent, negociator, Æ: almsgiver,Æ.['dealer'] dæling f. dividing, sharing, HGl 423. +dǣlland = +dālland dǣllēas deficient, unskilled: destitute of, without.
A Catholic Dictionary (1997)
by Rev. Fr. Donald Attwater
John the Almsgiver; St.
by Sidney L. Landau
contributor, giver, donator, benefactor, bestower, grantor, subscriber, almsgiver, almoner, philanthropist. do-nothing n. idler, shirker, drone, dawdler, loafer, malingerer, sluggard, lounger, loller, loiterer, gold- brick. doodad ...
E.'s New Spelling and English Dictionary ... To which is prefixed a ... Grammar ... By W. Crakelt (1795)
by John ENTICK, William CRAKELT
relief of or gift to the poor, charity Alms'deed, fa charitable gift or bequest, charity Almsgiver, f one that gives alms or bestows chaAlms houfe, f a houfe fet äpart for ...
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Scrabble value of A1L1M3S1G2I1V4E1R1
The value of this 9-letter word is 15 points, but it's not an accepted word in the Official Scrabble Players Dictionary.
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