a farm servant is a female member of the house, yard or field Gesindes, the female counterpart to the farmhand.
In transferred meaning z became. B. philosophy as a “farm servant of theology “understood.
Farm servant as much was original as “Maid”, a unverehelichte (young) woman,the attribute compares “the pure farm servant” for the virgin Maria.
Magdtum was an elevated name for the virginity.