a combined form used as a singular nominative pronoun to denote a person of either sex:
Each student may begin when he/she is ready.
fatness, a town in the south of Judah (Josh. 15:27).
[hesh-vuh n, -vahn, khesh-] /ˈhɛʃ vən, -vɑn, ˈxɛʃ-/ noun 1. the second month of the Jewish calendar. /xɜʃˈvɑn/ noun 1. a variant spelling of Cheshvan
[hee-see-uh d, hes-ee-] /ˈhi si əd, ˈhɛs i-/ noun 1. fl. 8th century b.c., Greek poet. /ˈhɛsɪˌɒd/ noun 1. 8th century bc, Greek poet and the earliest author of didactic verse. His two complete extant works are the Works and Days, dealing with the agricultural seasons, and the Theogony, concerning the origin of the world […]
/hɪˈsaɪənɪ/ noun 1. (Greek myth) daughter of King Laomedon, rescued by Hercules from a sea monster