Definitions for offeringˈɔ fər ɪŋ, ˈɒf ər-
Random House Webster's College Dictionary
of•fer•ingˈɔ fər ɪŋ, ˈɒf ər-(n.)
something offered in worship or devotion.
a contribution given to or through the church.
anything offered as a gift.
something presented for inspection or sale.
the act of one who offers.
Origin of offering:
something offered (as a proposal or bid)
"noteworthy new offerings for investors included several index funds"
money contributed to a religious organization
the verbal act of offering
"a generous offer of assistance"
the act of contributing to the funds of a church or charity
"oblations for aid to the poor"
An act of offering.
That which has been offered; a sacrifice.
An oblation or presentation made as a religious act.
A contribution given at a religious service.
Translations for offering
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a birthday offering.
- geskenk, offeringAfrikaans
- presentePortuguese (BR)
- das GeschenkGerman
- gave; -gaveDanish
- δώρο, προσφοράGreek
- don, cadeauFrench
- dāvana, veltījumsLatvian
- dar, cadouRomanian
- подношение; подарокRussian
- 獻禮Chinese (Trad.)
- một món quàVietnamese
- 献礼Chinese (Simp.)
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