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maiden

1. a female, e.g. ewe, gilt, heifer, bitch, mare, of breeding age but not yet mated.
2. a racehorse that has not yet won a race on a recognized track.
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However there's an 80% chance she'll bend with tradition and ditch her maiden name.
I sent him my bank account details, my mother's maiden name and all my PINs.
The New Yorker revealed: "My grandmother's maiden name was McBride so I feel at home in Scotland.
Camargo, who uses her maiden name now, isn't just putting it to her ex-spouse.
All three had the middle name of Farr, the maiden name of their mother.
Mallory is Chris' maiden name, and was bestowed upon her daughter so that she would carry with her maternal roots.
One might view the campaign to have married women keep their maiden name as too trivial to become an issue of sexual equality.
If, when plugged in, you can recall anything from the gist of Joyce's Ulysses to historical trends in peanut production from 1942 to 1957 as easily as you remember your mother's maiden name, will you ever want to unplug and feel drastic intellectual diminishment?
Her maiden name was Pat Hennessy and she used to live in Gayhurst Crescent, Norris Green.
Arguing that her professional documentation -- her university diploma, tax certificate, legal credentials, power of attorney forms and more -- bear her maiden name, and that she is known as a professional by that name, Tuncer brought the case to a Turkish court in 2007.
Vicky Patterson and Martyn Carter, both from Thornaby, got married at Preston Hall Museum Picture by John Devlin Photography Michelle Louise Fiske, of Manchester, formerly of Middlesbrough and Paul John Newcombe, of Manchester, flew off to Almond Casuarina Hotel, in Barbados, to get married Picture by Colour Box Patti Bell and Ray Penn, both from Yarm, became Mr and Mrs at Stockton Registry Office Stockton Picture by Jon Dea Photography | To feature on the weddings page, email pictures, with bride and grooms name including brides maiden name, where you are from and where you got married to gazette.
Wehrmeyer, then known under her maiden name of Courchene, was just 17 when she had married Richard Botwin.