Nagarvadhu or Nagar Vadhu (Devanagari: नगरवधू) ("bride of the city") was a tradition followed in some parts of ancient India.. Women competed to win the title of a Nagarvadhu, and it was not a taboo. The most beautiful and talented (in various dance forms) woman was chosen as the Nagarvadhu.. A Nagarvadhu was respected like a queen or Goddess, but she was a courtesan; people could. Jerusalem as an Adulterous Wife - The word of the LORD came to me: “Son of man, confront Jerusalem with her detestable practices and say, ‘This is what the Sovereign LORD says to Jerusalem: Your ancestry and birth were in the land of the Canaanites; your father was an Amorite and your mother a Hittite. On the day you were born your cord was not cut, nor were you washed with water to make. Kate is a feminine given name. It is a short form of multiple feminine names, most notably Katherine but also Caitlin and others.