[hem-pee] /ˈhɛm pi/ adjective, Scot. 1. mischievous; often in trouble for mischief.
[hem-stich] /ˈhɛmˌstɪtʃ/ verb (used with object) 1. to hem along a line from which threads have been drawn out, stitching the cross threads into a series of little groups. 2. to simulate hand hemstitching by piercing the material with a large machine needle and then stitching around the perforations. noun 3. the stitch used or […]
[hen] /hɛn/ noun 1. the female of the domestic fowl. 2. the female of any bird, especially of a gallinaceous bird. 3. Informal. an unpleasant, usually older woman, especially one considered to be a busybody or gossip. /hɛn/ noun 1. the female of any bird, esp the adult female of the domestic fowl 2. the […]
one of the cities of Mesopotamia destroyed by sennacherib (2 Kings 18:34; 19:13). It is identified with the modern Anah, lying on the right bank of the Euphrates, not far from Sepharvaim.