daughter Meaning, Definition & Usage
noun a female human offspring
- her daughter cared for her in her old age
The female offspring of the human species; a female child of any age; -- applied also to the lower animals.
A female descendant; a woman.
This woman, being a daughter of Abraham. Luke xiii. 16.
Dinah, the daughter of Leah, which she bare unto Jacob, went out to see the daughter of the land. Gen. xxxiv. 1.
A son's wife; a daughter-in-law.
And Naomi said, Turn again, my daughters. Ruth. i. 11.
A term of adress indicating parental interest.
Daughter, be of good comfort. Matt. ix. 22.
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