Definitions

from Wiktionary, Creative Commons Attribution/Share-Alike License

  • n. A charitable gift or contribution; alms; a sportula.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. A charitable gift or contribution; a gift; an alms; a dole; a largess; a sportula.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. An alms; a dole; a gift or contribution.

Etymologies

Latin sportula a little basket, a gift, diminutive of sporta a basket. (Wiktionary)

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