Definitions for beneficentbəˈnɛf ə sənt

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word beneficent

Princeton's WordNet

  1. beneficent(adj)

    doing or producing good

    "the most beneficent regime in history"

  2. beneficent, benevolent, eleemosynary, philanthropic(adj)

    generous in assistance to the poor

    "a benevolent contributor"; "eleemosynary relief"; "philanthropic contributions"


  1. beneficent(Adjective)

    Given to acts that are kind, charitable, philanthropic or beneficial.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Beneficent(adj)

    doing or producing good; performing acts of kindness and charity; characterized by beneficence

Translations for beneficent

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

  • محسن, متصدق, رحيمArabic
  • wohltätig, gnädigGerman
  • hyvää tekeväFinnish
  • bienfaisant, miséricordieuxFrench
  • 情け深い, 奇特, 慈悲深いJapanese
  • благодетельный, милостивыйRussian

Get even more translations for beneficent »


Find a translation for the beneficent definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these beneficent definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"beneficent." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 9 Oct. 2015. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for beneficent? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for beneficent:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.