Comforter Definition

kŭmfər-tər
comforters
noun
comforters
A person or thing that comforts.
Webster's New World
A quilted bed covering.
Webster's New World
A long woolen scarf.
Webster's New World

(UK, New Zealand, Australia) A pacifier.

Wiktionary
pronoun
The Holy Spirit.
Wiktionary
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idiom
the Comforter
  • the Holy Spirit: John 14:26
Webster's New World

Other Word Forms of Comforter

Noun

Singular:
comforter
Plural:
comforters

Idioms, Phrasal Verbs Related to Comforter

  • the Comforter

Origin of Comforter

  • From the Ancient Greek παράκλητος (paraklētos, “comforter”) as is referenced in several New Testament Biblical verses.

    From Wiktionary

  • From Anglo-Norman confortour, from Old French conforter. See comfort.

    From Wiktionary

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