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Maiden tower
Maiden Maid"en, a. 1. Of or pertaining to a maiden, or to maidens; suitable to, or characteristic of, a virgin; as, maiden innocence. ``Amid the maiden throng.' --Addison. Have you no modesty, no maiden shame ? --Shak. 2. Never having been married; not having had sexual intercourse; virgin; -- said usually of the woman, but sometimes of the man; as, a maiden aunt. ``A surprising old maiden lady.' --Thackeray. 3. Fresh; innocent; unpolluted; pure; hitherto unused. ``Maiden flowers.' --Shak. Full bravely hast thou fleshed Thy maiden sword. --Shak. 4. Used of a fortress, signifying that it has never been captured, or violated. -- T. Warton. Macaulay. Maiden assize (Eng. Law), an assize which there is no criminal prosecution; an assize which is unpolluted with blood. It was usual, at such an assize, for the sheriff to present the judge with a pair of white gloves. --Smart. Maiden name, the surname of a woman before her marriage. Maiden pink. (Bot.) See under Pink. Maiden plum (Bot.), a West Indian tree (Comocladia integrifolia) with purplish drupes. The sap of the tree is glutinous, and gives a persistent black stain. Maiden speech, the first speech made by a person, esp. by a new member in a public body. Maiden tower, the tower most capable of resisting an enemy.

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- The Maiden Tower (Azerbaijani: Qız qalası) is a 12th-century monument in the Old City, Baku, Azerbaijan. Along with the Shirvanshahs' Palace, dated to...
- The Maiden's Tower (Turkish: Kız Kulesi), also known as Leander's Tower (Tower of Leandros) since the medieval Byzantine period, is a tower lying on a...
- Maiden Tower may refer to: Maiden Tower (Baku), Azerbaijan Maiden Tower (Gadabay), Azerbaijan Maiden Tower (Jabrail), Azerbaijan Maiden Tower (ballet)...
- The Maiden Tower Art Festival is an annual festival made to promote one of the ancient buildings of Baku, Maiden Tower, which is located in Icheri Sheher...
- The Maiden Tower is an architectural monument, located on Diridag Mount in the Jabrayil region of the Azerbaijan Republic....
- Legend of the Maiden Tower (Azerbaijani: Qız qalası əfsanəsi) is a 1978 Soviet animated short by Masud Panahi. The animation was based on motives of Azerbaijani...
- Gala Minaret (11th century), the fortress walls and towers (11th–12th centuries), the Maiden Tower, the Multani Caravanserai and Hajji ****yib bathhouse...
- Maiden Tower is the first Azerbaijani ballet and the first ballet in the Muslim East. It consists of three acts with a prologue and epilogue. Afrasiyab...
- Maiden Tower or Na****gala (Azerbaijani: Qız Qalası or Namərdqala; Mamır Qalası; Çarek Qalası) is a medieval defensive tower located in Azerbaijan Republic...
- Baku. The Inner City of Baku, along with the Shirvanshah's Palace and Maiden Tower, were inscribed as a UNESCO World Heritage Site in 2000. According to...
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