Definitions for godmotherˈgɒdˌmʌð ər

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Princeton's WordNet

  1. godmother(noun)

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


  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

  2. Origin: [AS. godmdor.]


  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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