he-


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he-

prefix
a he-bear → un ours mâle

he

(hiː) pronoun
(used as the subject of a verb).
1. a male person or animal already spoken about. When I spoke to John, he told me he had seen you.
2. any (male) person. He who hesitates is lost.
noun
a male person or animal. Is a cow a he or a she?
he-
male. a he-goat.
ˈhe-man (-mӕn) plural ˈhe-men noun
a very strong, powerful man.
References in classic literature ?
For, said he- and he said quite right- parents are not to settle children in life against their will.
And this someone was he- the devil- and he was also this man with the white forehead, black eyebrows, and red lips.