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n. - A personal maid or female attendant; In a subordinate position.

Usage examples (32)
  • Noun : Ceremony is but the handmaid of worship
  • Then she called the handmaid Marjanah hight and said to her,
  • The/lilu/had a companion who is called his handmaid or servant.
  • So she called a handmaid that was with her in her apartment by way of service, and said to her, "Go to Ardashir, son of the for more
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  • The knitted sweaters were "handmade" (made by hand, not by machine) by the queen's "handmaid" (female servant).
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