Definitions for heiferˈhɛf ər

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word heifer

Princeton's WordNet

  1. heifer(noun)

    young cow


  1. heifer(Noun)

    A young female bovine (cow) that has not yet had a calf.

    1611 And the LORD spake unto Moses and unto Aaron, saying, This is the ordinance of the law which the LORD hath commanded, saying, Speak unto the children of Israel, that they bring thee a red heifer without spot, wherein is no blemish, and upon which never came yoke u2014 Numbers 19:1-2 KJV

  2. heifer(Noun)

    An ugly or objectionable woman; a cow.

Webster Dictionary

  1. Heifer(noun)

    a young cow

  2. Origin: [OE. hayfare, AS. hehfore, hefore; the second part of this word seems akin to AS. fearr bull, ox; akin to OHG. farro, G. farre, D. vaars, heifer, G. frse, and perh. to Gr. , , calf, heifer.]

Images & Illustrations of heifer

Translations for heifer

From our Multilingual Translation Dictionary

Get even more translations for heifer »


Find a translation for the heifer definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these heifer definitions with the community:

Word of the Day

Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?

Please enter your email address:     


Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:


"heifer." STANDS4 LLC, 2016. Web. 14 Feb. 2016. <>.

Are we missing a good definition for heifer? Don't keep it to yourself...

Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for heifer:

Thanks for your vote! We truly appreciate your support.