What does the word womanly mean?

Usage examples for womanly

  1. " It was the bravest and truest and most womanly girl I ever knew or heard of. – Blindfolded by Earle Ashley Walcott
  2. No womanly woman cared to make a career. – The Miller Of Old Church by Ellen Glasgow
  3. You are the largest and more generous nature I know, and one that remains always, at the same time, so womanly; and while you leave behind you such a memory you needn't fear that our affectionate wishes will ever fail you for a moment. – Notes of a Son and Brother by Henry James