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Charity \ch(a)-ri-ty\

Meaning:
dear, beloved
Origin:
Latin
Details:
Charity as a girl's name is pronounced CHARE-ih-tee. It is of Latin origin, and the meaning of Charity is "dear, beloved". From the word which originally denoted the Christian's love for his fellow man (Latin "caritas" meaning "generous love", from Latin "carus" meaning "dear"). One of the virtue names, used as a given name since the 16th century. Cherry was originally a pet form of Charity. Saint Paul said in Corinthians, "and now abideth faith, hope, charity, these three; but the greatest of these is charity. See also Faith and Hope.
Related names:
Esperanza, Clemence, Chasity.
Meaning:
Cherith, Sharita, Cherita.
Variants:
Caridad, Carita, Charis, Charita, Charitee, Cherit, Cherri, Cherry, Carissa, Sharitye, Caridade, Chairity, Chareese, Charidy, Chariety, Charissa, Charisse, Charitey, Chariti, Charitye, Chariza, Charty, Chattie, Karita, Sharitee, Sharitey, Sharity.

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Examples of usage for charity:

  1. Now the cobbler having a mind to do an act of charity, was minded to try an experiment; so going up to her, asked her who she was?
  2. Long may he flourish in this nation, And get it praised as of old, That we by following the French fashion, May not make charity grow cold.
  3. On the evening of the day there was to be a ball at the principal hotel of the place, also in connection with this very desirable charity.

Quotes for charity:

  1. To give up yourself without regret is the greatest charity. - Bodhidharma
  2. In religion as in politics it so happens that we have less charity for those who believe half our creed, than for those who deny the whole of it. - Charles Caleb Colton
  3. There's a huge AIDS epidemic in Africa, and one of Bad Boy's plans this year is to give more awareness to that. We're gonna be doing a big charity concert helping to save some of the brothers and sisters in Africa. - Puff Daddy
  4. My mom has this great skiing event in Jackson Hole, Wyoming, every year for a local charity. - Joely Fisher
  5. Most agree, whatever their party political position, that the West can and should open its agricultural markets more fully to the products of the poorer countries of the globe. They are agricultural societies that need our markets more than our charity. - John Redwood

Idioms for charity:

  1. charity begins at home
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