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Definition of Hen

Hen

  1. The female of the domestic fowl; also, the female of grouse, pheasants, or any kind of birds; as, the heath hen; the gray hen.

Hen Quotations

It may be the cock that crows, but it is the hen that lays the eggs.
Margaret Thatcher

Noise proves nothing. Often a hen who has merely laid an egg cackles as if she laid an asteroid.
Mark Twain

Gentleness doesn't get work done unless you happen to be a hen laying eggs.
Coco Chanel

If one cannot catch a bird of paradise, better take a wet hen.
Nikita Khrushchev

An egg today is better than a hen to-morrow.
Benjamin Franklin
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Hen Translations

hen in Afrikaans is hoender
hen in Dutch is kippevlees, kip
hen in French is poulet, poularde
hen in German is Huhn, Henne
hen in Italian is gallina
hen in Latin is gallina
hen in Portuguese is galinha, frango
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