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godmother

noun god·moth·er \-ˌmə-thər\

: a woman who is a godparent

Full Definition of GODMOTHER

:  a woman who sponsors a person at baptism

Examples of GODMOTHER

  1. Her aunt is also her godmother.

First Known Use of GODMOTHER

before 12th century
GODMOTHER Defined for Kids

godmother

noun god·moth·er \ˈgäd-ˌmə-thər\

Definition of GODMOTHER for Kids

:  a girl or woman who is a sponsor for someone at baptism

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