noun an·ar·gy·ros \äˈnäryēˌrȯs\

Definition of anargyros




Eastern Church

  1. :  one of thirteen saints who were mostly physicians said to have assisted the suffering and needy without accepting payment

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Origin and Etymology of anargyros

Late Greek, from Greek, adjective, without money, not accepting money, from an- + argyros silver, money — more at argent

First Known Use: circa 1930

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a brief usually trivial fact

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