What will the father say, in toasting his only daughter on her wedding day?
And last Wednesday evening, women dressed in traditional clothing showed up at her home asking for her daughter.
His daughter, Noelle, appears to have won a battle with substance abuse, a common subplot for many American families.
There may be a number of them, but the one that stands out is that Salecia Johnson is black, and my daughter is white.
Mayer claims that Fritzl, who had three other daughters, “chose this daughter for this role.”
She begged of him to command his brother Pluto to return her daughter to her.
Eucoline, the daughter of Agatho, attended me, carrying a lighted torch.
Betsy, my daughter, as you know, is to be married to him next month.
He was rich and he was willing to take the daughter without a single penny.
daughter of a king I am,” said Rosaleen, “but not of the king who rules these realms.
Old English dohtor, from Proto-Germanic *dochter, earlier *dhukter (cf. Old Saxon dohtar, Old Norse dottir, Old Frisian and Dutch dochter, German Tochter, Gothic dauhtar), from PIE *dhugheter (cf. Sanskrit duhitar-, Avestan dugeda-, Armenian dustr, Old Church Slavonic dušti, Lithuanian dukte, Greek thygater). The common Indo-European word, lost in Celtic and Latin (Latin filia "daughter" is fem. of filius "son"). The modern spelling evolved 16c. in southern England. Daughter-in-law is attested from late 14c.
This word, besides its natural and proper sense, is used to designate, (1.) A niece or any female descendant (Gen. 20:12; 24:48; 28:6). (2.) Women as natives of a place, or as professing the religion of a place; as, "the daughters of Zion" (Isa. 3:16), "daughters of the Philistines" (2 Sam. 1:20). (3.) Small towns and villages lying around a city are its "daughters," as related to the metropolis or mother city. Tyre is in this sense called the daughter of Sidon (Isa. 23:12). (4.) The people of Jerusalem are spoken of as "the daughters of Zion" (Isa. 37:22). (5.) The daughters of a tree are its boughs (Gen. 49:22). (6.) The "daughters of music" (Eccl. 12:4) are singing women.