Hen-driver

Definitions

  • Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
    • Hen-driver a species of falcon, the common harrier
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Etymology

Chambers's Twentieth Century Dictionary
A.S. hennhana, a cock; Ger. hahn, fem. henne.

Usage

In literature:

The driver crouched among the straw in a basket behind the horses, like a brooding hen.
"A Word Only A Word, Complete" by Georg Ebers
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In news:

W hen musician-model Travis Fitzsimmonshad had enough of his job waiting tables, he decided to go into business—as a pedicab driver.
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