What does heifer mean?

Definitions for heiferˈhɛf ər

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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.]

Chambers 20th Century Dictionary

  1. Heifer

    hef′ėr, n. a young cow. [A.S. héahfore, héahfru, -fre; prob. 'high-goer,' faran, to go.]


  1. Chaldean Numerology

    The numerical value of heifer in Chaldean Numerology is: 8

  2. Pythagorean Numerology

    The numerical value of heifer in Pythagorean Numerology is: 6

Sample Sentences & Example Usage

  1. Bill Gates:

    The numbers today in terms of Americans who give to Heifer or things like that is actually quite small, so we'd like to see that scaled up.

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