maid of honor

maid of honor

Definition of MAID OF HONOR

:  an unmarried lady usually of noble birth whose duty it is to attend a queen or a princess
:  a bride's principal unmarried wedding attendant — compare matron of honor

First Known Use of MAID OF HONOR

circa 1586

Rhymes with MAID OF HONOR


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