Maidenhood meaning

mādn-ho͝od
The condition or time of being a maiden.
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(now chiefly literary) The state or time of being a maiden.
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(uncountable) The condition of being a maiden; the time when one is a maiden or young girl.
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The state of an unwed female; virginity.
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(countable) The maidenhead.
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Origin of maidenhood

  • From Middle English maydenhode, meidenhod, maȝdenhad, from Old English mæġdenhād (“maidenhood"), corresponding to maiden +"Ž -hood.

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