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Definition of Husband

Husband

  1. The male head of a household; one who orders the economy of a family.
  2. A cultivator; a tiller; a husbandman.
  3. One who manages or directs with prudence and economy; a frugal person; an economist.
  4. A married man; a man who has a wife; -- the correlative to wife.
  5. The male of a pair of animals.
  6. To direct and manage with frugality; to use or employ to good purpose and the best advantage; to spend, apply, or use, with economy.
  7. To cultivate, as land; to till.
  8. To furnish with a husband.

Husband Quotations

A home with a loving and loyal husband and wife is the supreme setting in which children can be reared in love and righteousness and in which the spiritual and physical needs of children can be met.
David A. Bednar

A good wife is one who serves her husband in the morning like a mother does, loves him in the day like a sister does and pleases him like a prostitute in the night.
Chanakya

My husband and I are best of friends first and foremost. We fight like cats and dogs, but never stay mad for long. I was lucky to find him, he is in every way, my soulmate.
Carnie Wilson

The real act of marriage takes place in the heart, not in the ballroom or church or synagogue. It's a choice you make - not just on your wedding day, but over and over again - and that choice is reflected in the way you treat your husband or wife.
Barbara de Angelis

I am happier when I love than when I am loved. I adore my husband, my son, my grandchildren, my mother, my dog, and frankly, I don't know if they even like me. But who cares? Loving them is my joy.
Isabel Allende
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Husband Translations

husband in Afrikaans is man, eggenoot
husband in Danish is mand
husband in Dutch is gemaal, eega, echtgenoot, man
husband in Finnish is puoliso
husband in German is Mann, Gatte, Mann, Ehemann, Ehemann
husband in Italian is consorte, sposo, coniuge, marito, omo
husband in Latin is maritus
husband in Norwegian is ektemann
husband in Portuguese is marido, esposo
husband in Spanish is marido, varon, esposo
husband in Swedish is man, make
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