'Betrothed' in the Bible
And if a man seduce a virgin that is not betrothed, and lie with her, he shall certainly endow her, to be his wife.
And if a man lie with a woman for copulation, and she is a bondwoman betrothed to a husband, but not at all ransomed, nor hath freedom been given to her, there shall be a chastisement: they shall not be put to death, for she was not free.
And what man is there that hath betrothed a wife, and hath not taken her? let him go and return unto his house, lest he die in the battle, and another man take her.
If a damsel, a virgin, be betrothed to some one, and a man find her in the city, and lie with her,
But if a man find a betrothed damsel in the field, and the man force her, and lie with her, then the man only that lay with her shall die;
for he found her in the field, the betrothed damsel cried, and there was no one to save her.
If a man find a damsel, a virgin, who is not betrothed, and lay hold on her, and lie with her, and they be found,
Now the birth of Jesus Christ was thus: His mother, Mary, that is, having been betrothed to Joseph, before they came together, she was found to be with child of the Holy Spirit.
to a virgin betrothed to a man whose name was Joseph, of the house of David; and the virgin's name was Mary.