noun el·ee·mos·y·nar \ˌeləˈmäsənə(r) also -lē(ə)ˈm- sometimes -äzən-\

Definition of eleemosynar



  1. :  one that distributes charity or doles out relief :  almoner

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Origin and Etymology of eleemosynar

Medieval Latin eleemosynarius, from Late Latin eleemosyna alms + Latin -arius -ary, -ar (noun suffix) — more at alms

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feeling or affected by lethargy

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