What does the word maiden mean?

    Part of speech: noun

  • A maid; virgin.

  • Part of speech: adjective

  • Pertaining to or suitable for a maiden; initiatory; unused; untried.

Usage examples for maiden

  1. Why seekest thou not a sensible maiden?" – The Eternal Maiden by T. Everett Harr√©
  2. Clara felt very proud of her husband as she leaned upon his arm, waiting for the music to begin, and glanced around upon her maiden companions with a look of triumph. – The Lights and Shadows of Real Life by T.S. Arthur Edition: 10 Language: English
  3. They were now in repose and the eyes were as soft as those of a maiden. – The Lost Trail by Edward S. Ellis