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1. One that gives: a giver of gifts.
2. A donor or contributor. Often used in combination: almsgivers.
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|Noun||1.||giver - someone who devotes himself completely; "there are no greater givers than those who give themselves"|
good person - a person who is good to other people
|2.||giver - person who makes a gift of property|
abnegator - one who gives up or relinquishes or renounces something
almsgiver - a person who gives alms
Indian giver - an offensive term for someone who asks you to return a present he has given you
altruist, philanthropist - someone who makes charitable donations intended to increase human well-being
settlor, trustor - (law) a person who creates a trust by giving real or personal property in trust to a trustee for the benefit of a beneficiary; a person who gives such property is said to settle it on the trustee
tipper - a person who leaves a tip; "a generous tipper"