Definitions for godmotherˈgɒdˌmʌð ər

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Random House Webster's College Dictionary

god•moth•erˈgɒdˌmʌð ər(n.)

  1. a woman who serves as sponsor for a child, as at a baptism.

Origin of godmother:

bef. 1000

Princeton's WordNet

  1. godmother(noun)

    any woman who serves as a sponsor for a child at baptism

Wiktionary

  1. godmother(Noun)

    A woman present at the christening of a baby who promises to help raise the child in a Christian manner; a female godparent who sponsors the baptism of a child.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Godmother(noun)

    a woman who becomes sponsor for a child in baptism. See Godfather

Freebase

  1. Godmother

    Godmother is a Hindi movie directed by Vinay Shukla released in 1999, and ostensibly inspired by the life of Santokben Jadeja.

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