almsman

noun
alms·​man | \ ˈä(l)mz-mən How to pronounce almsman (audio) \

Definition of almsman

: a recipient of alms

First Known Use of almsman

before the 12th century, in the meaning defined above

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“Almsman.” Merriam-Webster.com Dictionary, Merriam-Webster, https://www.merriam-webster.com/dictionary/almsman. Accessed 6 May. 2021.

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