What does godmother mean?

Definitions for godmotherˈgɒdˌmʌð ər

Here are all the possible meanings and translations of the word godmother.

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.


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of godmother in Chaldean Numerology is: 5

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of godmother in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Roosevelt, Eleanor:

    I think, at a child's birth, if a mother could ask a fairy godmother to endow it with the most useful gift, that gift would be curiosity.

  2. Jeb Bush:

    That didn't happen by osmosis or a fairy godmother came down and just made it happen, that required changes in policy. So I like Chris Christie, I think he's a talent for sure, and he's my friend, but I've got a record.

  3. Teresa Downing-Matibag:

    Girls can dress up as dragons, monsters, spies, secret agents, mummies, queens, and even Peter Pan and the Fairy Godmother, they can be Captain Hook, Santa Claus, the Lone Ranger and cowgirls, as well as lion tamers, scary clowns, astronauts, firefighters, sea captains, rock stars and Indy 500 racers.

  4. Chris Kyle widow:

    I wanted to support everyone who made this movie representing real veteran families, but I didn't think I had the energy to show up at the Oscars, let alone be presentable, so, I find myself in a surreal position...like Cinderella who scrubs the floors but has a fairy Godmother (Warner Brothers) who got me on a plane and had a dress and jewelry and even the shoes and spanx waiting for me.

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