do·nor /ˈdonɚ, ˌnɔ(ə)r/ 名詞
1. One who gives or bestows; one who confers anything gratuitously; a benefactor. Inverse of recipient.
2. Law One who grants an estate; in later use, one who confers a power; -- the opposite of donee.
Touching, the parties unto deeds and charters, we are to consider as well the donors and granters as the donees or grantees. --Spelman.
n 1: person who makes a gift of property [syn: giver, presenter]
2: (medicine) someone who gives blood or tissue or an organ to
be used in another person (the host)