Definitions for widows mite

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word widows mite

WiktionaryRate this definition:(0.00 / 0 votes)

  1. widows mite(Noun)

    A very small, gift or donation which, however, represents a great sacrifice on the part of the giver.

  2. widows mite(Noun)

    (numismatics) Name given to the lepton coin.

  3. Origin: From the Bible account of the poor widow's donation to the temple contribution box. Found at Mark 12.38-44 and Luke 21.1-4


Find a translation for the widows mite definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these widows mite 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:


"widows mite." STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 1 Apr. 2015. < mite>.

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

The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations

A Member Of The STANDS4 Network

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for widows mite:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.