What does orphanages mean?

Definitions for orphanages

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U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Orphanages

    Institutions for the housing and care of orphans, foundlings, and abandoned children. They have existed as such since the medieval period but the heading is applicable to such usage also in modern parlance.

Numerology

  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of orphanages in Chaldean Numerology is: 4

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of orphanages in Pythagorean Numerology is: 5

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Georgette Mulheir:

    We have to educate the donors and the volunteers, for all of your best intentions, if you are giving money to orphanages, if you are volunteering in orphanages, you are helping to drive trafficking in Haiti.

  2. Georgette Mulheir:

    We're doing a lot of work with churches, with communities... to change people's minds about orphanages, we have to get social workers and teachers and people who are respected in the communities to spread the message.

  3. David Saperstein:

    In areas of the country where the government's hand was lighter, faith-based social service and welfare agencies operate homeless shelters, orphanages, soup kitchens, and made highly positive contributions to the well-being of their society.

  4. David Saperstein:

    During my visit in August, I found that despite widespread continuing government abuses and restrictions, many place of worship were nonetheless full and flourishing, in areas of the country where the government's hand was lighter, faith-based social service and welfare agencies operate homeless shelters, orphanages, soup kitchens, and made highly positive contributions to the well-being of their society.

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