In English, many things are named after a particular country – but have you ever wondered what those things are called in those countries?
1doncellez feminine literary
- Three of the plays deal with young women about to be married but who still enjoy the relative freedom of maidenhood.
- Educated at home, she has probably travelled some in her maidenhood, living in the confines of family and friends, and yet she has managed to develop her own kind of independence.
- This range of ages and types exemplifies the three stages of many women's lives: maidenhood, marriage, and widowhood.
- Are there not charms by which the property of youth and maidenhood may be abused?
- His wife, who in her maidenhood was Ms. Grace, was a native of Ireland, and in her girlhood days came to the United States with her parents.
- It was not only her maidenhood that she parted with it was also any remaining hope at the reconciliation with her family.
- She took up music again, and languages, drawing, painting, and the other long-discarded delights of her maidenhood.
- I have waited long enough; I have got tired of maidenhood.
- As she grew into maidenhood her father was troubled because she remained unwedded: all his hopes for descendants were in this girl, his only child.
- The celtic crone, having slept through the dead winter, awakens restored to maidenhood.
- As a married woman, Mrs. Darcy retained the brightness and the unshakable ability to be at ease in every situation of her maidenhood.
- The queen was beyond the blush of maidenhood, but dressed in maidenly green like the first hesitant uncurling feathery buds of April.
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