maid child

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maid child (plural maid children)

  1. (archaic) A young female human; a girl.
    • 1611, King James Bible, Book of Leviticus, 12:5:
      But if she bear a maid child, then she shall be unclean two weeks, as in her separation: and she shall continue in the blood of her purifying threescore and six days.

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