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men-children

or menchildren

[men-chil-druh n, -drin] /ˈmɛnˌtʃɪl drən, -drɪn/
noun
1.
plural of man-child.

man-child

or manchild

[man-chahyld] /ˈmænˌtʃaɪld/
noun, plural men-children.
1.
a male child; boy; son.
Origin of man-child
1350-1400
1350-1400; Middle English
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  • May thy vines yield a hundredfold, and men-children play round thy feet!

    Sarchedon G. J. (George John) Whyte-Melville
  • But the midwives feared God, and did not as the King of Egypt commanded them, but saved the men-children alive.

    Hints to Husbands George Morant
  • Orlando Guise's mother was lacking in the caution which mothers generally have where their men-children are concerned.

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