Betrothment



the act or state of being betrothed; engagement.
Historical Examples

The Story of an African Farm (AKA Ralph Iron) Olive Schreiner
Floyd Grandon’s Honor Amanda Minnie Douglas
The Devil’s Elixir E. T. A. Hoffmann
Septimius Felton Nathaniel Hawthorne
English Men of Letters: Coleridge H. D. Traill
Belford’s Magazine, Volume II, No. 8, January, 1889 Various
The Chronicle of the Norman Conquest Master Wace
The Cross of Berny Emile de Girardin

noun
engagement to be married
a mutual promise to marry
n.

Tagged:

Read Also:

  • Beth-horon

    beth-horon Historical Examples The Antiquities of the Jews Flavius Josephus The Bible Story Rev. Newton Marshall Hall Biblical Geography and History Charles Foster Kent The Bible, Douay-Rheims Version Various Biblical Geography and History Charles Foster Kent With Our Army in Palestine Antony Bluett History of the Jews, Vol. I (of 6) Heinrich Graetz The Bible […]

  • Beth-haccerem

    beth-haccerem



  • Beth-gamul

    beth-gamul

  • Beth-gilgal

    beth-gilgal



Disclaimer: Betrothment definition / meaning should not be considered complete, up to date, and is not intended to be used in place of a visit, consultation, or advice of a legal, medical, or any other professional. All content on this website is for informational purposes only.