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The tradition, called a sunrise ceremony, is a rite of passage for a teenage girl in which she goes through a series of rituals to recognize her transition to womanhood.This land is sacred to the Apache, and they are fighting to save it|Dana Hedgpeth|April 12, 2021|Washington Post
This 1997 Anita Diamant novel fleshes out the minor Biblical character Dinah — the daughter of Jacob and Leah and the sister of Joseph, he of the coat of many colors — to tell a compelling story about ancient womanhood.
The novel is a near perfect portrayal of the emotions of a young girl on the cusp of womanhood.These Female Contemporaries Weren’t Afraid of Virginia Woolf|Louisa Treger|November 20, 2014|DAILY BEAST
When the young woman is ready to emerge from her weeks in hiding, she attends a ceremony marking her ascent into true womanhood.Facial Tattoos: The Tribal Female Rite in Papua New Guinea|Brandon Presser|August 11, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Yet over the course of this season, Sansa has become a pillar of strong womanhood.Valar Morghulis: Game of Thrones’ Women Are Going to Rule the World|Scott Bixby|June 17, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Those were the valuable aspects of womanhood at the time: being pretty and even-tempered and sweet.The ‘Maleficent’ Screenwriter Also Wrote ‘The Lion King’ and ‘Beauty and the Beast’|Kevin Fallon|June 1, 2014|DAILY BEAST
Many of the poems are diagrams and puzzles that seek to look at love, womanhood, motherhood, and the longing for God in new ways.Exclusive: The National Book Awards Longlist for Poetry|The Daily Beast|September 17, 2013|DAILY BEAST
This last, which is the work of one now grown into womanhood and no longer a story-teller, is interesting in many ways.Children's Ways|James Sully
Each essays to think, appear and speak as nearly according to the orthodox standard of Womanhood as possible.Glances at Europe|Horace Greeley
She was like no other woman, he said—a woman with all the possible beauty and glory of womanhood stored in her heart.The Everlasting Arms|Joseph Hocking
He had seen Mildred creep from babyhood into childhood, and bud from girlhood to womanhood.The Fifth String |John Philip Sousa
There comes a time in the life of every girl when she must change from childhood to womanhood; she can not always remain a child.The value of a praying mother|Isabel C. Byrum