thanksgiver

thanksgiver

(ˈθæŋksˌɡɪvə)
n
a person who gives thanks or shows appreciation for something
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Frankford was not transformed into an American Thanksgiver, for much of his British pride remained intact.
One's conversion to Thanksgiving marked the initiation into this kind of remembering, and it marked the entry of the Thanksgiver into American life, reversible only at what the magazines saw as the greatest cost.
At the launch of the restoration appeal in May 2006, the historian Geoffrey Bolton supported his theme of St George's relevance to the Perth community by recalling VP Day 1945, when the building gradually filled with thanksgivers after the news of peace was announced.