women

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See also: wǒmen, wǒmén, and -women

English[edit]

Alternative forms[edit]

  • see the list in the lemma, woman

Etymology[edit]

From Middle English wimmen, from Old English wīfmenn(women), from wīf(female) + menn(men, persons, human beings), equivalent to wife +‎ men.

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Noun[edit]

women pl

  1. plural form of woman
    Three women went for a walk.

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Most common English words before 1923: speak · land · why · #357: women · cried · general · king