Ragnheiður was considered one of the finest marriageable women of her time.
Indeed, he could have his pick among the marriageable young women.
"She is no longer a child, but a marriageable woman nearing twenty, and you are not so old as all that."
A male beauty contest for the Wodaabe to impress marriageable young women.
The locals wouldn't want to miss the annual race in which marriageable young women try to catch the bachelors of their choice.
It was also widely felt that ability to play the piano made young women more marriageable.
Lack of experience, innocence, became the ideal for the marriageable woman.
The girl turned slightly, and Moreta realized that he was doing his duty by yet another marriageable woman.
This trend caused a chronic shortage of marriageable women in rural areas.
He tells us nothing of the school except that its purpose was to transform girls into marriageable, sexually active women.