1. The female offspring of a man or woman; a female child of any age.
2. A daughter in law; a son's wife. Ruth 3:1.
3. A woman; plural female inhabitants.
Dinah went out to see the daughters of the land.
4. A female descendant; lineage of females. Luke I.
5. The female penitent of a confessor.
This word is used in scripture for the inhabitants of a city or country, male and female. Isaiah 16:1, Matthew 21:5. Also as a term of affection or kindness.
Daughter, be of good comfort. Matthew 9:22.