Translation of "hen" - English-Spanish dictionary


noun uk /hen/ us /hen/

a female bird, especially a chicken


(Translation of “hen” from the Cambridge English-Spanish Dictionary © Cambridge University Press)


noun /hen/

the female farmyard fowl

Hens lay eggs.

the female of any bird

hembra (de ave)
The hen is sitting on the nest
(also adjective) a hen blackbird.
hen party noun (plural hen parties)

a party for women only, often just before one of them gets married (for men see stag party).

reunión de mujeres; despedida de soltera
henpecked /-pekt/ adjective

(of a man) ruled by his wife

dominado por su mujer, calzonazos
a henpecked husband.

(Translation of “hen” from the PASSWORD English-Spanish Dictionary © 2014 K Dictionaries Ltd)