- One"s female child.
- I already have a son, so I would like to have a .
- The Chinese and Indians say all too often: "I want a son, not a ".
- A female descendant.
Etymology: dohtor, from Germanic
- Dutch: dochter
- French: fille
- German: Tochter
- Italian: figlia
- Spanish: hija
- doxtÄr, from Indo-European
- dÊughâter-. Cognates include (from Germanic) Scots dochterScots, dochter, Dutch dochter, German Tochter, Swedish dotter; (from IE) Russian ÑÑ (doÄ), Persian (FAchar, ) (dotar), Mycenaean Greek (thugater), Lithuanian duktá.
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