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Girls' formal education has traditionally been considered far less important than that of boys.
In Europe, exceptions were rare before the printing press and the Reformation made literacy more widespread.
Following the execution of her mother, Anne Boleyn, Elizabeth was considered illegitimate.
Her education was for the most part ignored by Henry VIII.
Men worked as scribes for the government, for example, whereas women would often work at occupations tied to the home, such as farming, baking bread and brewing beer; however, a large number of women, particularly from the upper classes, worked in business and traded at markets, as perfumers, and some women also worked in temples.
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Boys could attend formal schools to learn how to read, write, and do math, while girls would be educated at home to learn the occupations of their mothers.
Some women did become literate and were scholars, however, such as Hypatia.
Girl may also be a term of endearment a woman may use to designate adult female friends, as in "The girls and I went out together." The treatment and status of girls in any society is usually closely related to the status of women in that culture.
Until the late 1400s, the word meant a child of either sex.