female child

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Noun1.female child - a youthful female personfemale child - a youthful female person; "the baby was a girl"; "the girls were just learning to ride a tricycle"
female person, female - a person who belongs to the sex that can have babies
Campfire Girl - a girl who is a member of Campfire Girls; for girls age 7-18
farm girl - a girl who has grown up on a farm
flower girl - a young girl who carries flowers in a (wedding) procession
moppet - a little girl (usually one you are fond of)
schoolgirl - a girl attending school
Scout - a Boy Scout or Girl Scout
boy, male child - a youthful male person; "the baby was a boy"; "she made the boy brush his teeth every night"; "most soldiers are only boys in uniform"
References in classic literature ?
There isn't a female child of common sharpness in a charity school, that couldn't do better than that.
Go on with the women-servants, from the cook in all her glory to the small female child who weeds the garden.
Tenders are invited for Providing baby kit for pncs which deliverd female child.
Upon complaint made to a [sessions judge] on oath of the abduction or unlawful detention of a woman or of a female child under the age of 16 years, for any unlawful purpose, he may make an order for the immediate restoration of such woman to her liberty or of such female child to her husband, parent guardian or other person having the lawful charge of such child and may compel compliance with such order, using such force as may be necessary, reads the law.
Muscat, Shawwal 11, 1436 AH, July 27, 2015, SPA - - The Saudi Embassy in the Sultanate of Oman has explained the circumstances of the incident of the Saudi female child Zeinab Bint Mohammed Labad in the Sultanate of Oman.
A man, woman, and female child were killed in the blaze at a property on North Street, in Langley Mill.
This is the second cross-border attack on Saudi soil today, after shells on Najran killed a Pakistani and injured a Saudi female child and three expats, said spokesman of the Civil Defense Directorate in Najran lieutenant colonel Ali Al-Shahrani in a statement.
And on Monday, he also pleaded guilty to making an indecent photograph of a child, causing or inciting a child to engage in sexual activity and attempting to meet a female child following grooming.
Aleppo, SANA-A man was killed and another 8 injured, including a female child, when a gas cylinder hit al-Azizieh area, a densely populated neighborhood in Aleppo.
The Hills star's dad Bill, 67, is accused of three counts of sexual assault on a female child and aggravated incest.
He pleaded guilty to three counts of indecent assault on a female, three counts of committing gross indecency with a child, five counts of sexual assault of a female child under 13, five counts of causing a female child under 13 to engage in sexual activity and one count of attempted sexual assault on a female.
The difference in male and female blood money also applies to the death of a male or female child.