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Meaning of BENISON

 
WordNet Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
[n]  a spoken blessing
 

BENISON is a 7 letter word that starts with B.

 

 See Also: benediction, blessing

 

 

Webster's 1913 Dictionary
 
 Definition: 
\Ben"i*son\, n. [OE. beneysun, benesoun, OF.
bene["i]?un, bene["i]son, fr. L. benedictio, fr. benedicere
to bless; bene (adv. of bonus good) + dicere to say. See
{Bounty}, and {Diction}, and cf. {Benediction}.]
Blessing; beatitude; benediction. --Shak.

      More precious than the benison of friends. --Talfourd.

 

 

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