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Definition of Endow


  1. To furnish with money or its equivalent, as a permanent fund for support; to make pecuniary provision for; to settle an income upon; especially, to furnish with dower; as, to endow a wife; to endow a public institution.
  2. To enrich or furnish with anything of the nature of a gift (as a quality or faculty); -- followed by with, rarely by of; as, man is endowed by his Maker with reason; to endow with privileges or benefits.
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Endow Translations

endow in Dutch is begiftigen, meegeven
endow in French is dotez, dotent, doter, dotons
endow in German is dotieren, dotiere
endow in Latin is dito
endow in Norwegian is gi gave til
endow in Portuguese is dote