Definitions

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  • n. The nuptial apartment.

from the GNU version of the Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • n. The nuptial apartment.

from The Century Dictionary and Cyclopedia

  • n. A nuptial apartment.

Etymologies

bride +‎ chamber (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • ... the days of the bridechamber, to the sons of the bridechamber, that is, to the friends and acquaintance, were seven: hence there is frequent mention of "the seven days of the marriage-feast": but to the bride, the days of the bridechamber were thirty.

    From the Talmud and Hebraica

  • And Jesus said unto them, Can the children of the bridechamber mourn, as long as the bridegroom is with them? but the days will come, when the bridegroom shall be taken from them, and then shall they fast.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And Jesus said unto them, Can the children of the bridechamber fast, while the bridegroom is with them? as long as they have the bridegroom with them, they cannot fast.

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • And he said unto them, Can ye make the children of the bridechamber fast, while the bridegroom is with them?

    Probably Just One Of Those Funny Coincidences

  • O gilded bridechamber, from which hath come the sightly Bridgroom forth,

    12/01/2003 - 01/01/2004

  • Maimonides: "The bridegroom and his companions, the children of the bridechamber, are not bound to make a tabernacle."

    From the Talmud and Hebraica

  • Shoshbenin at this wedding, for they were invited guests, and so of the number of those that were called the children of the bridechamber, distinguished from the Shoshbenin.

    From the Talmud and Hebraica

  • Jesus said to them, Can ye make the children of the bridechamber fast while the bridegroom is with them?

    The Gospel of Luke for Readers

  • And Jesus said to them, Can the children of the bridechamber fast while the bridegroom is with them?

    All Four Gospels for Readers

  • Jesus said to them, Can the children of the bridechamber mourn as long as the bridegroom is with them?

    All Four Gospels for Readers

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