Definition of godmother
: a woman who sponsors a person at baptism
Examples of godmother in a sentence
Her aunt is also her godmother.
Before 12th Century
First Known Use of godmother
before 12th century
GODMOTHER Defined for English Language Learners
Definition of godmother for English Language Learners
: a woman who is a godparent
GODMOTHER Defined for Kids
Definition of godmother for Students
: a girl or woman who is a sponsor for someone at baptism
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