Definitions for SHEʃi

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  1. she(Noun)

    A female.

    And yet, by heaven, I think my love as rare / As any she belied with false compare uE00017021uE001 Shakespeare.

  2. she(Pronoun)

    A female person or animal.

  3. she(Pronoun)

    A ship or country.

  4. she(Pronoun)

    Machinery such as cars and steam engines.

    She is a beautiful boat, isn't she?

  5. she(Pronoun)

    he/she. used arbitrarily with he for an indefinite person in order to be gender-neutral.

  6. she(Pronoun)

    He or she

  7. she(Pronoun)

    He or she; singular of they, used as a gender-neutral reference to the third person singular.

  8. Origin: From sche, hye, from earlier scho, hyo, ȝho, a phonetic development of heo, hio, from hijō, from k'e-. Cognate with dialectal hoo, scho, shu, hja, jü, hun, hon. More at he.

Webster Dictionary

  1. She

    this or that female; the woman understood or referred to; the animal of the female sex, or object personified as feminine, which was spoken of

  2. She

    a woman; a female; -- used substantively

  3. Origin: [OE. she, sche, scheo, scho, AS. se, fem. of the definite article, originally a demonstrative pronoun; cf. OS. siu, D. zij, G. sie, OHG. siu, s, si, Icel. s, sj, Goth. si she, s, fem. article, Russ. siia, fem., this, Gr. , fem. article, Skr. s, sy. The possessive her or hers, and the objective her, are from a different root. See Her.]


  1. She: A History of Adventure

    She — subtitled A History of Adventure — is a novel by H. Rider Haggard, first serialised in The Graphic magazine from October 1886 to January 1887. She is one of the classics of imaginative literature, and one of the best-selling books of all time, with over 83 million copies sold in 44 different languages as of 1965. She was extraordinarily popular upon its release and has never been out of print. According to literary historian Andrew M. Stauffer, "She has always been Rider Haggard's most popular and influential novel, challenged only by King Solomon's Mines in this regard". The story is a first-person narrative that follows the journey of Horace Holly and his ward Leo Vincey to a lost kingdom in the African interior. There they encounter a primitive race of natives and a mysterious white queen named Ayesha who reigns as the all-powerful "She", or "She-who-must-be-obeyed". In this work, Rider Haggard developed the conventions of the Lost World subgenre, which many later authors emulated. She is placed firmly in the imperialist literature of nineteenth-century England, and inspired by Rider Haggard's experiences of South Africa and British colonialism.

British National Corpus

  1. Spoken Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SHE' in Spoken Corpus Frequency: #31

  2. Written Corpus Frequency

    Rank popularity for the word 'SHE' in Written Corpus Frequency: #43

Anagrams of SHE »

  1. esh, he's, HSE

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