An old-fashioned or extremely polite word for woman is lady.
What else can you call a woman?
In this page you can discover 86 synonyms, antonyms, idiomatic expressions, and related words for woman, like: lady, female, old-woman, eternal feminine, wife, adult female, signora, companion, sorceress, the female of the species and milady.
How do you say lady in Old English?
maiden (archaic, literary),girl,virgin,maid (archaic, literary),miss (old-fashioned, derogatory),nymph (poetic),lass,lassie (informal),
What do we call Lady in English?
The word lady is a term of respect for a girl or woman, the equivalent of gentleman. Once used to describe only women of a high social class or status, the female equivalent of lord, now it may refer to any adult woman. Lady is also a formal title in the United Kingdom.