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Etymology

Old English wel faran "wellness" (cognate with Old Norse velferð)

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Noun

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welfare

Plural
s

welfare (s)
  1. (uncountable) health, happiness and prosperity; contentment
  2. (countable) aid, provided by a government, etc. to people in need, especially financial aid

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