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Definition of Daughter

Daughter

  1. The female offspring of the human species; a female child of any age; -- applied also to the lower animals.
  2. A female descendant; a woman.
  3. A son's wife; a daughter-in-law.
  4. A term of address indicating parental interest.

Daughter Quotations

There is another old poet whose name I do not now remember who said, 'Truth is the daughter of Time.'
Abraham Lincoln

As long as a woman can look ten years younger than her own daughter, she is perfectly satisfied.
Oscar Wilde

I may neither choose who I would, nor refuse who I dislike; so is the will of a living daughter curbed by the will of a dead father.
William Shakespeare

Admiration is the daughter of ignorance.
Benjamin Franklin

To a father growing old nothing is dearer than a daughter.
Euripides
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Daughter Translations

daughter in Afrikaans is dogter
daughter in Danish is datter
daughter in Dutch is dochter
daughter in French is fille
daughter in German is Tochter
daughter in Italian is figlia
daughter in Latin is filia
daughter in Norwegian is datter
daughter in Portuguese is filha
daughter in Spanish is hija
daughter in Swedish is dotter

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