Haitian means: See Haytian.
Haye means: The Egyptian asp or cobra (Naja haje.) It is related to the cobra of India, and like the latter has the power of inflating its neck into a hood. Its bite is very venomous. It is supposed to be the snake by means of whose bite Cleopatra committed suicide, and hence is sometimes called Cleopatra's snake or asp. See Asp.
Hake means: A drying shed, as for unburned tile.
Hake means: One of several species of marine gadoid fishes, of the genera Phycis, Merlucius, and allies. The common European hake is M. vulgaris; the American silver hake or whiting is M. bilinearis. Two American species (Phycis chuss and P. tenius) are important food fishes, and are also valued for their oil and sounds. Called also squirrel hake, and codling.
Hake means: To loiter; to sneak.
Hake's-dame means: See Forkbeard.
Haketon means: Same as Acton.
Hakim means: A wise man; a physician, esp. a Mohammedan.
Hakim means: A Mohammedan title for a ruler; a judge.
Halachoth means: of Halacha
Zechstein means: The upper division of the Permian (Dyas) of Europe. The prevailing rock is a magnesian limestone.
Zechin means: See Sequin.
Zebub means: A large noxious fly of Abyssinia, which like the tsetse fly, is destructive to cattle.
Zebu means: A bovine mammal (Ros Indicus) extensively domesticated in India, China, the East Indies, and East Africa. It usually has short horns, large pendulous ears, slender legs, a large dewlap, and a large, prominent hump over the shoulders; but these characters vary in different domestic breeds, which range in size from that of the common ox to that of a large mastiff.
Zebrine means: Pertaining to, or resembling, the zebra.
Zebrawood means: The wood of an East Indian tree of the genus Guettarda.
Zebrawood means: The wood of a small West Indian myrtaceous tree (Eugenia fragrans).
Zebrawood means: A kind of cabinet wood having beautiful black, brown, and whitish stripes, the timber of a tropical American tree (Connarus Guianensis).
Zebra means: Either one of two species of South African wild horses remarkable for having the body white or yellowish white, and conspicuously marked with dark brown or brackish bands.
Zebec means: See Xebec.
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