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Definition of Eleemosynary

Eleemosynary
Eleemosynary El`ee*mos"y*na*ry, n.; pl. Eleemosynaries. One who subsists on charity; a dependent. --South.
Eleemosynary
Eleemosynary El`ee*mos"y*na*ry (?; 277), a. [LL. eleemosynarius, fr. eleemosyna alms, Gr. ? alms. See Alms.] 1. Relating to charity, alms, or almsgiving; intended for the distribution of charity; as, an eleemosynary corporation. 2. Given in charity or alms; having the nature of alms; as, eleemosynary assistance. ``Eleemosynary cures.' --Boyle. 3. Supported by charity; as, eleemosynary poor.

Meaning of Eleemosynary from wikipedia

- up eleemosynary in Wiktionary, the free dictionary. Eleemosynary may refer to: Eleemosynary, relating to charity or the giving of alms Eleemosynary (play)...
- Eleemosynary is a 1985 multi act play by Lee Blessing. It follows the relationships between three generations of women. The word "eleemosynary" itself...
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- ἔλεος, ἐλέου (éleos, eléou), ἐλεημοσύνη (eleēmosúnē) almoner, alms, eleemosynary em-, empt- buy Latin emere, emptus adeem, adempt, ademption, exemption...
- Welsh law and history, is an overseer of an autonomous ecclesiastical or eleemosynary institution, often a charitable institution set up for the perpetual...