Anyway, kissing a woman’s hand was one of the ways for a man to demonstrate his reverence of women.
There is nothing romantic about it. At least at first. It was Hollywood and Hollywood alone that is solely responsible for it being viewed in a romantic manner.
It is just a form of greeting.
As a matter of fact it is the way to greet married women and old ladies. It is not the way to greet young single ladies. Some parts of Europe didn’t mind that rule as time went on and gentlemen would kiss whatever hand was offered to them no matter how improper it was. …
You Need To Listen To This.
2 Corinthians 13:12 KJV
Greet one another with an holy kiss.
Titus 2:7 AMPC
And show your own self in all respects to be a pattern and a model of good deeds and works, teaching what is unadulterated, showing gravity having the strictest regard for truth and purity of motive, with dignity and seriousness.
1 Peter 3:7 KJV
Likewise, ye husbands, dwell with them according to knowledge, giving honour unto the wife, as unto the weaker vessel, and as being heirs together of the grace of life; that your prayers be not hindered.