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A bride is the female participant in a wedding ceremony. The term bride comes from the Teutonic word for a cook. She is typically attended by one or more bridesmaids or maids of honor. Her male partner is the bridegroom or "groom." Image File history File linksMetadata WikiBride. ... Image File history File linksMetadata WikiBride. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (426x640, 100 KB) Summary Summary Object: Bride in formal dress North America at church window. ... Image File history File linksMetadata Download high resolution version (426x640, 100 KB) Summary Summary Object: Bride in formal dress North America at church window. ... World map showing North America A satellite composite image of North America. ... The examples and perspective in this article may not represent a worldwide view. ... Bridesmaid and junior bridesmaid. ... The Maid of Honor (British English: bridesmaid) attends the bride at a wedding or marriage ceremony. ... An illustration of a rather cute groom. ...


Before a bride can be formally called "wife" or Mrs. (the surname of the bridegroom), she must finish the formal wedding procedure. In some cultures, successful sexual intercourse between the bride and bridegroom is a required step to complete (or consummate) the wedding ceremony. A family name, or surname, is that part of a persons name that indicates to what family he or she belongs. ... The missionary position is the most commonly used position for sexual intercourse in humans The cowgirl sex position is a position frequently combined with kissing, caressing, and embracing of the paramour. ...


In Europe and North America, the typical attire for a bride is a formal dress and sometimes a tiara. For first marriages, a white dress is a tradition started by Queen Victoria's wedding. Etiquette prescribes that a white dress may not be worn for subsequent marriages (a direct symbolism of virginity), but this guideline is often ignored, brides wearing white dresses for any number of marriages. In addition to the gown, the bride normally also wears a veil and carries a bouquet of flowers. In some areas, a garter may be worn to be removed by the groom at a later time after the ceremony. World map showing Europe Europe is conventionally considered one of the seven continents of Earth which, in this case, is more a cultural and political distinction than a physiogeographic one. ... World map showing North America A satellite composite image of North America. ... The term dress may refer to either clothing or attire in general a specific type of garment, discussed in the article on skirt and dress This is a disambiguation page — a navigational aid which lists other pages that might otherwise share the same title. ... Victoria (Alexandrina Victoria) (24 May 1819 – 22 January 1901) was Queen of the United Kingdom of Great Britain and Ireland from 20 June 1837, and Empress of India from 1 January 1877, until her death. ... In Roman times, Vestal Virgins were strictly celibate or they were punished by death. ... Veils are articles of clothing, worn almost exclusively by women, which cover some part of the head or face. ... Bouquet can refer to: An arrangement of cut flowers A fragrance of something, e. ... White wedding garter Garters are items of clothing worn around the thighs. ...


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which, it is hoped, will help brides and grooms avoid some of the pitfalls often encountered in the months, days, and hours leading up to your wedding.
You (the Bride) want to be in a position to enjoy the days leading up to your wedding, as well as the wedding itself.
Most "brides to be" start planning at least 9 to 12 months in advance.
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