Definitions for maidenˈmeɪd n
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Random House Webster's College Dictionary
a girl or young unmarried woman; maid.
a horse that has never won a race.
an instrument resembling the guillotine, formerly used in Scotland.
(adj.)of, pertaining to, or befitting a maiden.
a maiden aunt.
a maiden flight.
(of a horse) never having won a race.
Origin of maiden:
bef. 1000; ME; OE mægden=mægd (e. OHG magad), +-en -en5 maghu-
an unmarried girl (especially a virgin)
maiden over, maiden(adj)
(cricket) an over in which no runs are scored
inaugural, initiative, initiatory, first, maiden(adj)
serving to set in motion
"the magazine's inaugural issue"; "the initiative phase in the negotiations"; "an initiatory step toward a treaty"; "his first (or maiden) speech in Congress"; "the liner's maiden voyage"
A girl or an unmarried young woman.
A female virgin.
She's unmarried and still a maiden.
A man with no experience of sex, especially because of deliberate abstention.
An unmarried woman, especially an older woman.
A race horse without any victory ('virgin record').
A Scottish counterpart of the guillotine.
A maiden over.
(about a female, human or animal) without offspring
like/ fitting a (young, unmarried) maiden
describing a first occurrence or event
The Titanic sank on its maiden voyage.
describing an over in which no runs are scored
an unmarried woman; a girl or woman who has not experienced sexual intercourse; a virgin; a maid
a female servant
an instrument resembling the guillotine, formerly used in Scotland for beheading criminals
a machine for washing linen
of or pertaining to a maiden, or to maidens; suitable to, or characteristic of, a virgin; as, maiden innocence
never having been married; not having had sexual intercourse; virgin; -- said usually of the woman, but sometimes of the man; as, a maiden aunt
fresh; innocent; unpolluted; pure; hitherto unused
used of a fortress, signifying that it has never been captured, or violated
to act coyly like a maiden; -- with it as an indefinite object
Maiden is a town in Catawba and Lincoln counties in the U.S. state of North Carolina. Maiden is known as "The Biggest Little Football Town in the World". The population was 3,327 at the 2010 census. Maiden is also known for being home to Apple's "Cloud" Data Center, covering 500,000 square feet, that stores information that can be sent/received through iCloud. In May 2012, Apple announced it would generate 60 percent of the Maiden facility’s power itself, through a large deployment of fuel cells at the site and a 100-acre solar farm, with an additional 150-acre site, two miles away. The Catawba County portion of Maiden is part of the Hickory–Lenoir–Morganton Metropolitan Statistical Area, while the Lincoln County portion is part of the Lincolnton Micropolitan Statistical Area.
Translations for maiden
Kernerman English Multilingual Dictionary
a (young) unmarried woman
the village maidens.
- فتاه، غادَهArabic
- donzelaPortuguese (BR)
- unverheiratete FrauGerman
- ανύπαντρο κορίτσιGreek
- jeune filleFrench
- अविवाहिता, मेडन बिना रन दिये, प्रथमHindi
- ung ogógift konaIcelandic
- fanciulla; nubileItalian
- jaunava, meiteneLatvian
- belum berkahwinMalay
- ugift jente/kvinneNorwegian
- fată, fecioarăRomanian
- девица, девушкаRussian
- genç kız, bakireTurkish
- 少女Chinese (Trad.)
- نوجوان غیر شادی شدہ لڑکیUrdu
- cô gái chưa chồngVietnamese
- 少女Chinese (Simp.)
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