how to pronounce maiden /ˈmɛɪdən/
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maiden is pronounced in two syllables
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An example use of maiden in a speech by a native speaker of american english:
“… her mother's maiden name was Dean this …”
meanings of maiden noun: A girl or an unmarried young woman. A machine for washing linen. Alternative form of Maiden. A maidservant. A maiden over. A man with no experience of sex, especially because of deliberate abstention. A Scottish counterpart of the guillotine. A horse race in which all starters are maidens. A clothes maiden. An unmarried woman, especially an older woman. One of the triune goddesses of the Lady in Wicca alongside the Crone and Mother representing a girl or a young woman. A racehorse without any victory, i.e. one having a "virgin record". A female virgin. adjective: Being an over in which no runs are scored. Being a first occurrence or event. Grown from seed and never pruned. Fresh; innocent; unpolluted; pure; hitherto unused. Never having been captured or violated. Like or befitting a (young, unmarried) maiden. Virgin. Without offspring. name: A surname. Iron Maiden, a heavy metal band from England. words with pronunciation similar to maiden words that rhyme with maiden Did this page help you?