Irish surname, from O'(h)Aonghusa “descendant of Aonghus” (“one-choice”).
- Hen night
noun 1. (informal) a party for women only, esp held for a woman shortly before she is married Also called stagette Compare hen party, stag night noun an evening set aside for women to go out socially; esp. such an evening before a woman’s wedding Usage Note mainly UK
[hen-in] /ˈhɛn ɪn/ noun 1. a conical or heart-shaped hat, sometimes extremely high, with a flowing veil or piece of starched linen about the crown, worn by women in the 15th century.
[hee-nuh k] /ˈhi nək/ noun, Douay Bible. 1. (defs 1, 2). See ENOCH.
noun 1. a large, grayish-brown, edible fungus, Polyporus frondosus, forming a mass of overlapping caps at the base of trees and somewhat resembling a hen.