Originally Posted by dawah_786
I thought it was referring to incidents in which the lady slave gives birth to the child belonging to the master of the house therefore the child would be of a higher status than her and she would be a slave to him. Ive heard of incidents like this during the black slavery period, and also read in novels of the same in victorian england. Im sure it was something very common.
Interpretation of the sign im not sure about, this was just my
immediate relation. Is there some sort of interpretation by scholars?